Announcing the new 2019-20 Concert Season for Sospiri!
Thanks in part to a Minnesota Regional Arts Board grant, Sospiri returns to the Twin Cities for a full season of early baroque chamber music! A pair of concerts explore 17th century musico-poetic visions of death and birth as part of the “Lifecyles” grant project. Sospiri then revives and revises the spring program, full of sparkling vivacity.
Nerea Berraondo, Mezzo-Soprano
Janna Kysilko, Soprano
Phillip Rukavina, Lute and Theorbo
Bruce Jacobs, Portative Organ
Dick Hensold, Flauto Dolce
Joe Dolson, Violin
Sospiri da Morte
Friday, October 11 – 7:30pm St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, St. Paul
Saturday, October 12 – 7:30pm The Art Gallery @ Hennepin Methodist, Minneapolis
Join singers Nerea Berraondo and Janna Kysilko in an exploration of 17th century musical expressions of death from around the world.
Sospiri di Natale
Friday, December 6 – 7:30pm
St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, St. Paul
Saturday, December 7 – 7:30pm
The Art Gallery @ Hennepin Methodist, Minneapolis
This corollary to our fall concert will explore celebrations of birth and renewal, seicento-style.
Sospiri di Primavera
Songs of Spring from the 16th and 17th Century – April 2020 reprise!
Dates and times to be announced. Sign up for our email list to be notified!