Fretwork with Suzie LeBlanc, soprano
Music for a While: Masterworks of Byrd, Gibbons, Dowland, and Purcell
Friday, October 7, 2016, 8pm
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge
Celebrating their 30th anniversary, viol consort Fretwork has delighted audiences through their concert tours and celebrated recordings, particularly those in collaboration with other elite Early Music artists and ensembles. Joining them to open BEMF’s 2016–2017 Season is soprano Suzie LeBlanc, one of the most sought after Early Music singers of her generation. These exceptional artists explore a beguiling program of aural beauty and refined elegance for voice and viol consort from English masters Byrd, Gibbons, Dowland, and Purcell. Pre-Concert Talk at 7pm.