Burning River Baroque: Desperation & Desire
Presented by SoHIP: Society for Historically Informed Performance
July 22, 2014
This program uses the music of English Restoration composer Henry Purcell (1659-1695) as the starting point for exploring the music that flourished in his lifetime. Each piece is chosen for its rich emotional content, with the instrumental works mirroring Purcell's depiction of the human psyche.
Malina Rauschenfels (soprano), Peter Lekx (violin), David Ellis (viola da gamba), Paula Maust (harpsichord).