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
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)