Saturday 3 July, 6pm & 8pm at Royal Spa


The Madrigal Reimagined

An exciting exploration of the madrigal

Date & Time: Saturday 3 July, 6pm & 8pm

Ticket price: £15, £7.50 concessions (see Ts & Cs), Free for under-12s

Venue: Royal Spa


Monteverdi String Band
Oliver Webber and Theresa Caudle violin
Wendi Kelly and David Brooker viola
Christopher Suckling bass violin
with
Toby Carr lute, theorbo
Hannah Ely soprano

The ever-flexible madrigal was always a blank canvas subject to endless interpretations depending on the resources and imagination of the performers. Adding some ornamental ‘frizzante’ this programme explores the full dramatic possibilities of the form, vocally and instrumentally, including music by Monteverdi and words from Ovid.