Concert in Dorchester: The Iberian Songbook
Spanish songs & dances, 1450-1600

Sunday, April 15, 2018 • 4 PM

Peabody Hall at The Parish of All Saints – Ashmont
209 Ashmont Street
Dorchester Center, MA 02124

In a special free concert, we offer a festive assortment of songs and dances from 15th- and 16th-century Spain performed by a colorful array of musicians: six singers, a five-part Renaissance violin consort, two vihuelas, percussion, and a pair of dancers. Music by Johannes Cornago, Francisco de Peñalosa, Juan Vásquez, Francisco Guerrero, Juan Blas de Castro, and others.

Doors open at 3:30 PM
Open seating (first-come, first-served), NO ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE

Blue Heron
Margot Rood, Martin Near, Jason McStoots, Mark Sprinkle, Sumner Thompson, Paul Guttry, voices
Scott Metcalfe, Johanna Novom, Anna Griffis, Laura Jeppesen, Emily Walhout, violin consort
Simon Martyn-Ellis & Daniel Zuluaga, vihuela
Jonathan Hess, percussion
Ken Pierce & Camilla Finlay, dancers

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Boston Cultural Council, a local agency which is funded by the Mass Cultural Council, and administered by the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture.

Image: Frontispiece, Luis de Milán, Libro de música de vihuela de mano intitulado El maestro (1536)