“The Dinner Party” (Newton)

Barbara Strozzi, Vittoria Aleotti, Rebecca Clarke, Fanny Mendelssohn

Cappella Clausura

About

“The Dinner Party” is an ensemble gathered around a dinner table singing as after dinner entertainment in a salon setting. The only woman we know of in the Italian baroque to achieve some level of fame in her time and who was NOT a nun was Barbara Strozzi. Her part songs for 3-6 voices are complex, soaring, and wondrous to behold. We pair her with a teenager of the Renaissance, composer Vitto... (more)

Venue
Map of venue location.
Eliot Church of Newton
474 Centre Street
Newton, Massachusetts 02458
Contact
manager@clausura.org
617-993-0013
  • May
    16

    Saturday, May 16th

    7:00 PM
    Adult Online Advance $30.00
    Senior Online Advance $25.00
    Student Online Advance $15.00