LoveStruck: A Tribute to Monteverdi

LoveStruck: A Tribute to Monteverdi

By dedicating its next two concerts to Claudio Monteverdi, the Cape Consort joins numerous Early Music groups around the world in commemorating and celebrating this composer’s 450th anniversary. Its new programme centres on a selection of works from the composer’s famous Book Eight titled Madrigals of War and Love, in which this genre by far transcends its picturesque Renaissance origins to culminate in highly dramatic and emotional scenes, conveyed by hauntingly beautiful and expressive music. ...

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24 attendees (None invited)


Evangelical Lutheran Church
98 Strand St