Seicento Baroque Ensemble: In Your Court, A Royal Tour
Mar 24, 2019
Seicento takes audiences on a compelling musical journey highlighting the distinctive qualities of music created through royal patronages. Composers traveled widely, working in various royal households and influencing each other’s musical style.
Hear hauntingly beautiful verse anthems composed for the Chapel Royal in England, theatrical music composed for the Viennese court, the characteristic style of French Baroque music under Louis XIV, and even music heard in the court of Tsar Peter the Great in Russia.