Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Wed 15 Aug 2018,
The Oxford Early Music Festival
Subterfuge, scandals, and seafaring shenanigans.
A riveting narrative of words and music to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of Sir Walter Raleigh with works from the Golden Age of England & Spain (incl. Byrd, Cabezon, Campion, Dowland, Farnaby & Ortiz), and featuring Elizabeth I's iconic Tilbury speech as well as the sonnets and speeches of Shakespeare.
Performed by award-winning Charivari Agréable: Isobel Collyer (reader & soprano), Layil Barr (recorders & viol) & Kah-Ming Ng (virginals).
Duration: 1 hour 30mins with interval
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