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The Spirit of Gambo

Music for Several Friends - The Music of Matthew Locke

Friday 22 October 2021

8:00 pm

St James Church, Durrus

€15/€10 student - Booking essential

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Locke’s compositions are wonderful examples of passionate seriousness, wide-ranging harmonies and exuberant vitality. His often surprising melodic turns are characteristic of his fiery and short-tempered temperament, which in the next moment turns out to be warm and generous again.

All works performed by The Spirit of Gambo 

Composer Work
Matthew Locke Suite in D minor for treble, alto, tenor and bass viol
Suite in B flat major for treble, tenor and bass viol
Suite in C major for treble and bass viol
Suite in D minor for treble and two bass viols
Suite in G minor for treble, alto, tenor and bass viol

St James Church, Durrus

This small Anglican church is exquisitely located at the top of Dunmanus Bay overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. It was founded in 1792, replacing an earlier church on the site. It...

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