Elizabeth Hungerford, soprano & Andrew Arceci, viola da gamba
Sunday, November 20, 2022 – 2pm
Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
650 East Pleasant St. Amherst, MA 01002
The Kinney Center will host Elizabeth Hungerford (soprano) and Arcadia Players’ new Artistic Director, Andrew Arceci (viola da gamba). The program will include works by Tobias Hume (c.1579-1645), Giulio Caccini (1551-1618), Tarquinio Merula (1595-1665), and others. Founded in 1989, Arcadia Players is a professional ensemble of musicians specializing in historical performance practice and dedicated to presenting music of the past in a fresh light for audiences old and new. Andrew Arceci was chosen as its new director during 2021, with his inaugural concert in the spring of 2022. He succeeds Ian Watson, who led Arcadia Players for 15 years, departing after the 2018 concert season. Arcadia Players is Ensemble-in-Residence at the Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies.
This event is free of charge and open to the public.