Lucile Richardot, mezzo-soprano
Sébastian Daucé, director
Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8pm (EDT)
This concert will be premiere on our YouTube channel on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8pm (EDT) and remain available until the end of the day on Saturday, May 8, 2021 (EDT).
Perpetual Night: 17th-century Ayres and Songs
Sébastian Daucé and Ensemble Correspondances are renowned for recordings and performances of Baroque masterpieces that merge passion and elegance. For this virtual performance, they are joined by the hauntingly expressive voice of Lucile Richardot in a showcase of English songs from the politically turbulent 17th century. Indulge in a fascinating exploration of England’s musical evolution, when continental influences and social upheaval shaped the period between Dowland and Purcell.
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“Exquisite singing that is most beguiling.”