Upcoming concerts

(see previous concerts)

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
7:00 p.m.
Live video broadcast from Église Saint-Joseph, Rivière-des-Prairies QC
LA GRAZIA DELLE DONNE: Music of the Italian Baroque by woman composers and the men who encouraged them
Myriam Leblanc, soprano
Madeleine Owen, lutes and artistic direction
Sallynee Amawat, Baroque violin
Marie-Michel Beauparlant, Baroque cello
Sara Lackie, Baroque harp
Vincent Lauzer, recorders
La Cigale proposes a celebration of femininity with a program of Italian music of the Baroque. The program features works by master women composers: Barbara Strozzi, Francesca and Settima Caccini, Vittoria Aleotti and Isabella Leonarda; as well as pieces by some of the men who encouraged feminine creativity: Giulio Caccini and Antonio Vivaldi. Presented by the Maison de la Culture Rivière-des-Prairies.