Event Detail

Early Music in the Chapel

START: Saturday, February 18, 2017 7:00 PM
END: Saturday, February 18, 2017 9:00 PM
Location: Emmanuel Chapel
  • Italian and English continuo songs
  • Music’s Quill, with special guest Raffael Scheck, ‘cello
  • Continuo playing was an art practiced by players of chordal instruments throughout Europe for roughly two centuries starting around 1600. The program features songs by Giulio Caccini and Henry Purcell, among others, as well as instrumental solos by Domenico Gabrielli and Giovanni Girolamo Kapsberger.
     
    Featured artists are: Timothy Neill Johnson, tenor; Raffael Scheck, ‘cello; Timothy Burris, lute and theorbo.