Emma Kirkby, soprano
Jakob Lindberg, lute
Love Songs, Lute Solos, and Laments: Music from 17th Century Europe
Music of Bacheler, Danyel, D’India, Johnson, Kapsperger, Lawes, Monteverdi, Morley, & Strozzi
MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2011 | 8 PM
SPRAGUE MEMORIAL HALL
Dame Emma Kirkby, the “queen of early music” (Decca), will perform in New Haven together with renowned lutenist Jakob Lindberg. Kirkby has thrilled audiences around the world for her intensely expressive singing and her pure, bright tone. Enjoy this extraordinary duo in an intimate and beautiful program of 17th-century love songs from Britain and Italy with masterpieces both familiar and rare.