Concordia Consort

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Celebrating Robbie Burns: February 17 at 4 pm, Concord MA

 

Concordia Baroque celebrates the 260th birthday of Scotland’s acclaimed poet Robert Burns on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 4 PM at Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street in Concord. The program takes place in Trinity’s Parish Hall and will last about 50 minutes.

Concordia Baroque — Eileen Cecelia Callahan, soprano; Sheila Beardslee, recorder; Douglas Freundlich, lute; and Alice Mroszczyk, viola da gamba — will perform songs on poems written or collected by Burns, as well as instrumental Scottish airs, dances and lute solos. The program will also feature Arvo Pärt’s setting of “My heart is in the the Highlands”, adapted for voice, lute, contrabass recorder, and viola da gamba.

Light refreshments follow the recital. $20 suggested donation — $15 for students, seniors, early music society members — supports this program. On-street parking is available. Trinity Episcopal Church is fully handicap-accessible.

Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 4 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street in Concord MA
$20 suggested donation — $15 for students, seniors, REMM and other early music society members
Light refreshments available after the music.
Information:  (978) 264-0584
Directions to Trinity.

CD release: Ay, me! Ohime!

Ay, me! Ohime! is a program of English and Italian music from the 16th and 17th centuries. Guest soloist Eileen Callahan, soprano, sings three pieces with us.  Works of Holborne, Este, Morley, Byrd, Dowland, Tye; Trabaci, Gesualdo, Macque, Palestrina, Bertalli, Alessandro Scarlatti.

Order yours now: $15 each or 2 CDs for $25 plus $3 shipping.
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Recorded at Trinity Episcopal Church, Concord MA.  Produced by Winchester Labs.

Early Music Boston - © Sheila Beardslee