TITLE: The English Concert
SPEAKER: The English Concert
EVENT DATE: 10/14/2010
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 108 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
One of the world's finest period instrument orchestras comes to the Library with Alice Coote, a singer praised for her "commanding, sensual, and leonine presence" and "a voice of copper silk" in vocal and instrumental works by Dowland, Handel, Monteverdi, and Vivaldi.
Speaker Biography: The English Concert, with artistic director Harry Bicket and distinguished guest artists, performs Baroque and Classical music with the passion, sophistication and technical mastery established by its founder, Trevor Pinnock.