Concordia Consort

The performance schedule for Concordia Consort

Celebrating Robbie Burns: March 23 at 7:30 PM, Lexington MA

 

Concordia Baroque repeats its engaging musical celebration of Scotland’s acclaimed poet Robert Burns on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 7:30 PM in the Musical Chairs House Concerts series in Lexington (address provided on ticket purchase).

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

Light refreshments and conversation with the musicians follow this program. Tickets are $20, $15 for students and seniors. On-street parking is available.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Musical Chairs House Concert series in Lexington MA
$20 / $15 for students, seniors
Light refreshments and conversation with the musicians after the music.
Information:  Musical Chairs House Concerts
Purchase tickets.

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