April 12, 2024
Start Time: 6:45 PM
Lute Song Trio of the Baltimore Consort at Academy of Early Music
Academy of Early Music
Congregational Church of Birmingham
1000 Cranbrook Rd.
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
SONGS TO THE LUTE & VIOL - Courtly Ayres, Songs from Shakespeare, Historic Ballads, plus Instrumental Fancies and Dances *** Featuring Ronn McFarlane (lute), Danielle Svonavec (soprano), & Mary Anne Ballard (viola da gamba) *** Music from the world of Queen Elizabeth I and William Shakespeare, including popular continental favorites—French courtly airs and Italian dances, as well as traditional Appalachian ballads rooted in the British Isles. Works of John Dowland, Thomas Campion, Pierre de Ronsard, Clément Janequin, Shakespeare himself, and the always fascinating “Anonymous.” *** Pre-Concert Talk at 6:45pm, Concert at 7:30pm