Since its formation in 2008, the Cavaleri Quartet has gained a reputation as one of the leading European string quartets. They first came...Full event information
Early music specialists, Galliarda, present 'Britannia Triumphans', a panorama of joyful English vocal and instrumental music ranging from the Elizabethan and Jacobean period through to the Georgian era, covering some two hundred years of English renaissance and baroque music, interspersed with short readings from historical sources. Composers whose works are featured include John Dowland, Thomas Morley, Anthony Holborne, Thomas Campian, Henry Purcell, John Playford, George Frederick Handel and Thomas Arne. They will also talk about their instruments.
Sara Stowe - soprano & percussion
Wendy Hancock - recorders, flute & treble viol
Richard MacKenzie - lute, theorbo & baroque guitar
Ian Gammie - bass viol