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60. Coffee Concert

The Seventh Book

Friday 5 July 2019

11:00 am

12:00 pm

St. Brendan’s Church


Camerata Oresund ©TS-foto

Uniquely the Festival has been given the opportunity to bring together two specialist Baroque ensembles. Fieri Consort and Camerata Øresund have created a programme built around Monteverdi’s Seventh Book of Madrigals composed exactly four hundred years ago, songs of love and love denied, mostly love denied except for the amorous dances of Tirsi e Clori.

All works performed by Fieri Consort Camerata Øresund Peter Spissky

Composer Work
Marini Sonata sopra la Monica
Monteverdi from Seventh Book of Madrigals Tempro la cetra; A quest’olmo; Interotte Speranza; O come sei gentile
Marini Passacaglia in G minor
Monteverdi Quel augelin, che canta; Chiome d’oro; Al lume delle stelle
Castello Sonata concertate in stil modern, Book 2, Sonata 10
Monteverdi Tirsi e Clori

St. Brendan’s Church

This beautiful old church was built in 1818, and is Church of Ireland. It was designed by Henry Edward Kendall, and is gothic style. It's situated in the centre of...

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