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The Song Company in recital


The Song Company in recital

  • Date: Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 1pm
  • Venue: Old St John's (Nelson NZ) — Nelson City, New Zealand
  • Tickets: $30/$10

Event Details

This event forms part of the Adam Chamber Music Festival in Nelson, NZ.

Hear the wonderful Song Company in concert, sharing music from across the ages and spanning the globe, including some of the earliest songs by known authors in Western history! St Godric was a hermit and wrote this miniature using the English vernacular – almost a thousand years ago. The Galician-language Cantigas are toe-tapping stuff attributed to Alfonso The Wise. Wit and wisdom from the days of Shakespeare, virtuoso vocal fireworks from Denmark, Australia and New Zealand and some catchy tunes round off this stunning programme.

Featured non-Australian music: Farr, Weelkes, Gudmunsen-Holmgreen, Tomkins, Morley, Gibbons et al.

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website

Featured Australian Works

Where the cats sleep : vocal ensemble by Elena Kats-Chernin
— performed by The Song Company

Featured artists

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