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Burcu Gulec

Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.


Balli e Lamenti: Contrasts in Early Italian Vocal & Instrumental Music.


Mezzo-soprano Burcu Gulec and percussionist George Lernis join El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Mai-Lan Broekman, Paul Johnson, Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute & theorbo) in a showcase of laments, dances and florid music by Striggio, Piccinini and Kapsperger, and a special performance of Monteverdi's "Lamento d'Arianna."


Admission is $20 for the general public, $15 for students, seniors, and Museum members.

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