EVENT 1 - If Music be the Food of Love
Elin Manahan Thomas and David Miller
Toll Gavel United Church Wednesday 21 May 7:30pm
| Concessions £18.00
Elin Manahan Thomas soprano
David Miller lute, theorbo, 19th century guitar
If Music be the Food of Love
Songs by Dowland, Purcell and Schubert, accompanied by lute, theorbo and 19th century guitar, with instrumental works by Dowland, Robert de Visée and Johan Kaspar Mertz.
A programme highlighting the most significant periods in musical history when singing to the accompaniment of plucked instruments flourished - works by three of the greatest song composers of all time!
"What mostly matters here … is the intense singing of Elin Manahan Thomas and the exquisite lute playing by David Miller … theirs is a winning combination.” Fanfare USA
Elin Manahan Thomas and David Miller. Campian - Never weather-beaten Saile
Elin Manahan Thomas and David Miller. Purcell - A Divine Hymn