The Bawdy Bard


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.


Lyric Fest’s 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. Verse of the early bards interspersed.

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