Broken dreams, parting love, plangent chords from Italy's two greatest eras - Madrigalism and Serialism. The birth of the Italian cool. New music from the 17th and 20th centuries. A great cast including singers Emma McNairy, Virginia Warnken, Scott Mello, and Jon Woody take center stage in a performance that culminates in Monteverdi's groundbreaking Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, directed here by Ethan Heard with original projections by Nicholas Hussong. Also featuring lyrical works of Webern and Dallapiccola and alternating with selections from Monteverdi, Caccini, Rossi, and Rochberg.
Eric Umble, Clarinetist - Events