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The Incidental Theatre Music of Henry Purcell

The Incidental Theatre Music of Henry Purcell

Ensemble: Henry Purcell Society of Boston

Director:  Jessica Cooper

Date: Friday, September 18, 8PM

Venue: All Saints Parish, Brookline, MA


More Info: In the last five years of his life, Purcell wrote incidental music for more than forty plays.  In the first concert of our second season, the Henry Purcell Society of Boston will feature the instrumental suites from Abdelazer, and The Old Bachelour, with vocal music from The Fairy Queen, The Maid's Last Prayer, Oedipus and other plays.  Don't miss this exciting performance!

Ian Watson, harpsichordGuy Fishman, celloJesse Irons, violinSusanna Ogata, violinEmily Dahl, violaJessica Cooper, sopranoSarah Moyer, sopranoMargot Rood, sopranoDouglas Dodson, countertenorEric Christopher Perry, tenorJacob Scharfman, baritoneDavid McFerrin, baritone