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Tasso at Ferrara - Vocal Ensemble La Compagnia del Madrigale

La Compagnia del Madrigale

Saturday, May 15, 2021 @ 2pm   Online via YouTube
Concert program (pdf)

Tasso at Ferrara: Virtual Concert by World-Renowned Vocal Ensemble La Compagnia del Madrigale
Musical Settings of the Poetry of Torquato Tasso (1544-1595)

La Compagnia del Madrigale:
Rossana Bertini & Francesca Cassinari, soprano
Elena Carzaniga, contralto
Giuseppe Maletto & Raffaele Giordani, tenor
Matteo Bellotto, bass

Highlighting composers from the court of Ferrara, Italy, whose music has been made available through the Tasso in Music Project. Musical settings of Tasso’s Rime and Gerusalemme liberata by composers Agostini, Gesualdo, Luzzaschi, Marenzio, Monteverdi, Virchi, Wert.  Watch on YouTube

Concert rescheduled from the April 2020 Tasso and Music Symposium & Concerts
Emiliano Ricciardi, coordinator (UMass Professor of Music History)