Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.

Details

St Thomas the Martyr
Thomas Lane
Redcliffe

Bristol
BS1 6JG
England


Programme

Thomas CampionCome away
John PlayfordJack a Lent
John PlayfordAsh Wednesday
Orlando GibbonsFor the first day of Lent
Alfonso Ferrabosco Jr.Why stays the bridegroom

Performers

Taylor Aucoin – Narrator

Passamezzo

Programme Note

The Battle between Shrovetide and Lent:

Music, words and song from 16th & 17th Century Britain for Shrovetide and Lent.

Feasting, fasting, revels, sports, pancakes, and football.

Ballads, carols, dances, masque songs, theatre music and readings.

Includes music by Campion, Ferrabosco, Gibbons and Peerson; words from Dekker, Dunbar, Gay, Hawkins & Shakespeare.

Performed in costume by Passamezzo  

Taylor Aucoin: narrator
Eleanor Cramer: soprano, viols
Richard de Winter: baritone, actor
Robin Jeffrey: lute, cittern
Alison Kinder: viols, recorders
Tamsin Lewis: violin, alto
Michael Palmer: baritone, actor
 

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