2016–2017 Season » Hespèrion XXI

Hespèrion XXI

SUNDAY | FEBRUARY 5, 2017 | 4PM
Sanders Theatre at Harvard University, Cambridge

Hespèrion XXI
Jordi Savall, director

Musica Nova: 1500–1700

Celebrated viol virtuoso Jordi Savall brings his world-renowned ensemble Hespèrion XXI back to the BEMF concert stage. One of the giants of Early Music, Savall directs a consort of seven extraordinary instrumentalists in a program exploring Venetian influences on the vibrant musical culture of Europe at the dawn of the Baroque. Immerse yourself in a fascinating tour of dance music for viol consort from Italy, England, Spain, Portugal, Germany, and France.

Pre-Concert Talk at 3pm.

VIDEO

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ACCLAIM

“One of the greatest living forces in the rebirth of early music.”
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ARTISTS

Jordi Savall, treble viol; Philippe Pierlot, alto & bass viol; Imke David, tenor viol; Lorenz Duftschmid, bass viol; Xavier Puertas, violone; Xavier Díaz-Latorre, theorbo & guitar; David Mayoral, percussion

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PROGRAM

Anonymous: Pavana de Re - Galliarda la Traditora
Hieronimus Parabosco: Ricercare XIV "Da Pacem"
Julio da Modena: Ricercare XII
Andrea Gabrieli: Ricercar VII
Giovani Battista Grillo: Capriccio V
Anonymous: El Todescho - Saltarello
Giuseppe Guami: Canzon 7 "La Cromatica"
Guami: Canzon 4 "Sopra La Battaglia"
Giorgio Mainerio: Pass'e mezzo antico - Saltarello
Anonymous: Pavane de la petitte Guerre & Galliard
Rossi: Fantaisie "Les pleurs d'Orphée"
Anonymous: Sarabanda "A l'impero d'amore"
Anonymous: Bourée d'Avignonez
Giovanni Gabrieli: Canzon prima "La Spiritata"
Tarquinio Merula: Canzon "La Merula"
John Dowland: Lacrimae Pavan
Dowland: The King of Denmark Galliard
Samuel Scheidt: Paduan V
Scheidt: Courant Dolorose IX
Scheidt: Galliard Battaglia XXI
Biagio Marini: Passacaglia à 4
Giovanni Legrenzi: Sonata sesta à 4 Viole da gamba
Pedro de Araujo: Consonancias de 1o Tom
Pedro de San Lorenzo: Folia (Obra de 1er Tono No. 10)
Joan Cabanilles: Corrente italiana

Programs are subject to change.

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