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New World Recorders: Purcell Fantazias

  • Saint George's Episcopal Church 915 N. Oakland ST (map)

New World Recorders serve up Henry Purcell’s richly variedcontributions to the intensely contrapuntal world of the English consort fantasia. The ensemble returns to Capitol Early Music with this unique collection of pieces which can perhaps only be comparedto Bach’s Musical Offering and Art of Fugue. Ebullient chaconnesbookend the Fantazias’ complex counterpoint and surprising

harmonies. With Rainer BeckmannHéloïse DegrugillierPriscilla Herreid and Gwyn Roberts.


General Admission $30 / Students $10 – available 8 weeks before the concert

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Earlier Event: September 17
HOLY HOUR: Evensong & Refreshment
Later Event: October 15
HOLY HOUR: Evensong & Refreshment