A Heav'n Below

Hannah Medlam, James Bramley and Kate Conway

  • Saturday 20 October, 2018 – 1.00 pm
  • The Plough Chapel, Lion Street, Brecon, LD3 7AU
  • Tickets: £10 (no concessions / u18s free)
  • Dydd Sadwrn 20 Hydref, 2018 – 1.00 pm

Hannah Medlam soprano
James Bramley lute
Kate Conway viola da gamba

Three outstanding young professionals bring a programme inspired by all angels heavenly, earthly and other-worldly: English devotional songs, French airs and Italian madrigals, with works by Dowland, Purcell, Monteverdi, Lambert, Marais and others.

William Croft (1678-1727)  A Hymn on Divine Musick
Henry Purcell (1659-1695)  Cupid, the slyest rogue alive

Michel Lambert (1610-1696)  Goûtons un doux repos
Michel Lambert  Ombre de mon amant
Gabriel Bataille (1574-1630)  Un satire cornu

Marin Marais (1656-1728)  Les voix humaines

John Dowland (1563-1626)  Come heavy sleep
Thomas Campion (1567-1620)  Author of light
Francis Pilkington(1565-1638)  Rest sweet nymphs

Bellerofonte Castaldi (1580-1649)  Lusinghevole passeggio
Bellerofonte Castaldi  Arpesca gagliarda

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)  Voglio di vita uscir
Claudio Monteverdi  Se d’un angel il bel viso
Claudio Monteverdi  Quel sguardo sdegnosetto

Photo of Kate Conway (r) © Sandra Vijandi/Handel House

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