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Third Thursdays with Eastman’s Italian Baroque Organ

Event Details
  • Location:
    Memorial Art Gallery Fountain Court
  • Date:
    Thursday, October 26, 2017
  • Time:
    7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Event Description

“Music in Secret”: Early Italian Convent Music* with Schola Antiqua of Chicago, Naomi Gregory on organ and as guest director and Cora Swenson Lee on the viola da gamba.


Third Thursday Concerts at the Memorial Art Gallery are s
pecial one-hour programs featuring Eastman’s spectacular Italian Baroque Organ. Concerts begin at 7:30 PM in the Fountain Court and are free with MAG admission.  Seating is unreserved and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
This program explores the ‘secret’ cloistered world of early Italian convent music.  Selections include medieval chant, Renaissance choral music, and Baroque vocal and organ solos.  Schola Antiqua of Chicago (director: Michael Alan Anderson) is a professional early music ensemble dedicated to the performance of music before 1600.  

* Please note that this concert falls on the fourth Thursday of October
 
Made possible by the Joseph Rippey Endowed Trust. 

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