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“The queen of early music.”


Read the Gramophone review of "The Artistry of Emma Kirkby" and see full North American tour dates
Read the Guardian review of Kirkby and Lindberg's January 2003 recital
Emma Kirkby website
Jakob Lindberg website

Emma Kirkby, soprano

Jakob Lindberg, lute

Friday, October 23, 2009 at 8pm
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
Free post-concert talk following the performance

Tickets: $64, $49, $38, $19 – reserved seating

Musique and Sweet Poetrie: Orpheus in England

Music of Dowland and Purcell

Acclaimed soprano Emma Kirkby returns to the Boston Early Music
Festival with lutenist Jakob Lindberg for a delightful program of music from Baroque England by John Dowland and Henry Purcell. Praised worldwide for her pure, bright voice and exceptional musical interpretations, Emma Kirkby was at the forefront of the early music
revolution and continues to thrill audiences around the globe.