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


Strawberry Hill House
268 Waldegrave Road



William CorkineCome live with me and be my love
Varioussettings of Shakespeare by Dowland, Johnson, Campian & Morley


Gerald Place – tenor
Dorothy Linell – lute

Programme Note

Songs & dances including settings of Shakespeare by Dowland, Johnson, Campian & Morley, and poetry and prose by Shakespeare, Spenser, Breton, Nashe & Bacon exploring The Succession of Sweet Months and The Lovers' Garden.

The programme features many of the songs from the plays, all in settings of the period, both familiar and unfamiliar. Readings from his contemporaries explore both the fantasy pastoral scene and the very real world of creating a garden in Elizabethan England.

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