Chelys Consort of Viols

Friday, 22 June at 7.30 pm

These are archived details from 2018 – current details are also available.

Emma Kirkby soprano
Ibi Aziz treble viol
Emily Ashton tenor viol
Sam Stadlen tenor viol
Alison Kinder bass viol
Jenny Bullock bass viol
James Akers lute

A Pleasing Melancholy

The celebrated soprano Dame Emma Kirkby joins the Chelys Viol Consort for a programme of vocal and instrumental music with the title ‘A Pleasing Melancholy -The Sorrows of John Dowland’. As well as songs by Dowland and his famous Lachrimae, published in 1604, the programme includes works by his fellow lutenists John Danyel and Robert Jones, and by Anthony Holborne and John Wilbye.

Chelys Consort of Viols

Tickets:£24£20 (numbered & reserved)£15 (unreserved)

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