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Event 06: Rose Consort of Viols
Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York
Saturday 6 July 7:30pm
Adults £25.00 | Concessions £20.00 | Students £5.00
Please note that online booking for this event has now closed. Tickets will be available on the door from one hour before the performance.
Please note that row A is the back row and row K is the front row.
Ibi Aziz, John Bryan, Alison Crum, Roy Marks, Peter Wendland with
Grace Davidson soprano
Clare Wilkinson alto
Jeremy Budd tenor
Timothy Scott Whiteley bass
Jacob Heringman lute
''Teares of Sorrowe and Gladnesse'
Music from one of Dowland's most extraordinary creations, his intense collection of Lachrimae, or Seaven Teares figured in seaven Passionate Pavans, set in the context of works by musicians whom he knew at the Danish court, including vocal and instrumental pieces by Mogens Pederson and Melchior Borchgrevinck, and music by other continental composers such as Marenzio and Lassus who inspired him. The concert features some of Dowland's greatest ayres and lute solos, together with devotional songs, solo songs with viols, and his incomparable dance music.
"...the Rose Consort play in a sublimely unfussy, unfettered manner worthy of the music.” Gramophone