Monteverdi Concert At Spitalfields In December 2017

2nd December 2017 @ 17:00

We are delighted to announce that we are taking part in Spitalfields House of Monteverdi Marathon with Erebus Ensemble. The highlight will be the operatic Scena, Il Combattimento to be sung by Ben Johnson.
The venue is St Leonard’s Church, Shoreditch High Street, London

Programme

Altri canti d’amor Claudio Monteverdi
Lamento della Ninfa Claudio Monteverdi
Or che’l ciel e la terra e’l vento tace
Zefiro torna Claudio Monteverdi
Shades of Silence Anna Thorvaldsdottir
Si dolce’l tormento Claudio Monteverdi
Il Combattimento Claudio Monteverdi

Soloists
Ben Johnson Tenor
Katherine Manley Soprano

Celebrating Monteverdi’s 450th anniversary, a stellar line-up of artists contrast authentic performances
of the Renaissance master’s work with groundbreaking premieres and re-interpretations.