Folger Consort performs the rarely heard, extraordinary music of Poland from the late 15th to the late 16th century, including songs and sacred music of Polish composers Mikołaj Zieleński and Wacław z Szamotuł. With bagpipe, viols, cornetto, lute, organ, and trombone accompanying vocal ensemble The Western Wind. Concert performances are Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 5pm and 8pm, and Sunday at 2pm.
An Early Music Seminar will discuss the planned music pieces and their history in depth, on Wednesday, April 9 at 6pm.
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Presented by: Folger Shakespeare Library
Featured Artist(s): Folger Consort