Fire and Ice - Italian composers in Germany & Poland-- Pentimento at Loring-Greenough House
April 5, 2009
On Sunday, April 5, 2009, at 3:00 p.m., Pentimento will present Fire and Ice-- music by Italian composers at the courts and chapels of Austria, Germany and Poland at the beginning of the 17th century, at the historic Loring-Greenough House, at 12 South Street, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, as the April offering in the Sunday afternoon at the Greenough House series of monthly parlor concerts. This program will feature music by Giovanni Martino Cesare, Michelangelo Galilei, Bartolomeo Selma y Salaverde, Marcantonio Ferro, Pietro Paolo Melij, Tarquinio Merula, and Diomedes Cato, plus dances by Giovanni Buonamente, Biagio Marini and others. The series recreates the atmosphere of 18th and 19th century "musical afternoons" in the 1760 Loring-Greenough House on the first Sunday of each month, October through May. Tickets are available at the door: donation $15 ($10 seniors, students and JPTC members). Space is limited; reservations are suggested-call 617-524-3158 or email email@example.com. Afternoon tea follows the program.