Sunday, May 14 at 4PM
Church of the Covenant
67 Newbury Street, Boston
Tickets: $35, $20, & $5
This concert focuses on Baroque Italian women composers, featuring their settings of prayers to the Virgin, a powerful Stabat Mater, and a dialogue between Mary and Eve–the mother of God and the mother of humankind. It also includes a motet for two voices that illustrates the martyrdom and invincibility of St. Christina.
Vocal music will be interspersed with instrumental music by Isabella Leonarda and others.
Music by Francesca Caccini, Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, Isabella Leonarda, Maria Xaviera Peruchona, Lucrezia Vizzana, and others.
Adriana Ruiz & Daniela Tosic, voice Julia Connor, Violin
Katherine Shao, keyboards
Laury Gutiérrez, viola da gamba
More info: ladm.org