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That which we call a Rose
28 September 2016
12:00 - 13:00
Gawain Glenton – cornetto
Silas Wollston – virginals
Jonson, set by Farnaby – Alman
Byrd – Tregian’s Ground
Cima – Sonata, (1610)
Merl – Toccata Ottava
Willaert, set by Bassano – Diminutions on La Rose
Dowland, set by Byrd – Lachrymae Pavan
De Rore, set by Bovicelli – Diminutions on Ancor che col partire
Frescobaldi – Variations on La Romanesca (1615)
Gesualdo – Moro, lasso, al mio duolo
Purcell – Sefauchi’s Farewell, Z656
Purcell – Hornpipe, Z685
Coprario – Almain & Galliard from Fantasia Suite No. 1 (1623)
The sounds of two virginals – one from the English tradition, one from the Italian, are contrasted in music that alludes to the settings and characters of Shakespeare’s plays.
Silas Wollston performs with period orchestras and brings the fruits of his research to concert programmes as both soloist and musical director.
Gawain Glenton is a specialist cornetto player whose work takes him all over the world with groups such as Il Giardino Armonico, Collegium Vocale and Les Talens Lyriques. He is a member of The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble.
Online booking is available but if you prefer to book tickets by post please download our booking form, complete and send with SAE and a cheque
Last approximately one hour.
Last approximately two hours with one interval
during which juice and wine are served.
Wheelchair access available. Please advise in advance.
Please note that tickets cannot be exchanged nor money refunded.
Tickets to recitals and concerts do not include free admittance to the house.
We reserve the right to refuse admission and change the programme and/or instrument without notice.
It may not always be possible to admit latecomers to the Music Room.
Stiletto heels should not be worn.