Cantoria by Marta Vilardell 2

Jesus College Chapel (map)
Wed 10 Apr 2024 19:30

Immersed in the rich traditions of the Spanish Golden Age, vocal ensemble Cantoría have fast become renowned for their richly expressive performances. Described in Early Music Review as displaying ‘exceptional musical and technical skill, with a commendable purity and stability of tone and intonation, making for perfect harmony’, this Spanish ensemble bring a programme of ‘ensaladas’ straight from the courtly traditions of the Iberian Renaissance. Expect fire, devotion, and ultimately, divine redemption in this programme of music from some of the finest historic Spanish songbooks.

Concert duration: approximately 60 minutes with no interval.

Read an interview with Cantoría.


Mateo Flecha “El Viejo” (?) Gloria…pues naçió
Anonymous Riu riu chiu
                       Verbum caro factum est
                       Yo me soy la morenica
Mateo Flecha “El Viejo” El Fuego
Juan del Encina Oy comamos
                               Más vale trocar
                               ¡Cucú, cucú!
Mateo Flecha “El Viejo” La Justa
                                            Que farem del pobre Joan
                                            Teresica hermana
Anonymous Corten espadas afiladas
Mateo Flecha “El Viejo” La Bomba
Generously supported by Instituto Cervantes.

Jesus College Chapel (map)
Wed 10 Apr 2024 19:30

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