Ars Lyrica Houston presents Italian Sirens

Ars Lyrica ensemble
Photo by Pin Lim

At prominent Italian courts and in forward-looking cities like Venice, the decades around 1600 saw a remarkable flowering of female musical talent - virtuoso singers especially- who took advantage of new opportunities for professional musicians. Italian Sirens is devoted to these unique voices, as realized in the work of three remarkable early 17th-century composers: Isabella Leonarda, Francesca Caccini, and Barbara Strozzi.

This musical tricolore spotlights a trio of exceptional Houston singers in the company of a colorful continuo band of violins, cello, Baroque harp, theorbo, and harpsichord.

Event Details

When

11.12.17 | 6:00 pm

Where

800 Bagby St.
Houston, TX 77002

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