Friday, September 23, 2011 at 8 pm
Widener Hall at The Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 3 pm
The Academy of Vocal Arts
Lyric Fest takes its first ever plunge back to the early years of Song, with rousing refrains and medieval verse. Songs and ballads by Janequin, Senfl, Bernard de Venterdorn, Josquin, Purcell and Gastoldi, performed with period instruments.
Artists: Leslie Johnson, Maren Montalbano, Steven Bradshaw, Colin Dill conducted by Music Director Matthew Glandorf, joined by Choral Arts Philadelphia, a consort of early instruments, and actor Jim Bergwall as a Traveling Bard.
You can read our PR release on the Bawdy Bard concert here: PR. The Bawdy Bard. Sept 2011.