Eric Umble, Clarinetist - Events

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Cantata Profana: Tancredi

  • Symphony Space Thalia 2537 Broadway New York City (map)

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.