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Renaissance Singers talk and BONUS track online

June 9, 2012
My poster for Roger's talk

My poster for Roger’s talk

“Renaissance Singers and the Classics: Dido’s lament and other Latin Potery”

Following a delay, which was entirely my fault (a combination of illness and over-work, not that that’s any excuse really), I’m delighted to post news of the uploading of Roger Brock’s much-appreciated talk that showcased renaissance singing and let the audience hear it.

From Purcell to Josquin to Willaert and more, this was a delight for the ear. It focuses on Dido’s lament and is slightly longer than the usual talk, not that anyone minded!


View the Renaissance Singers and the Classics PowerPoint

Listen (30 mins)

 Roger’s research had discovered such a wealth of musical material that it was impossible to include it all, so here is an extra track, referred to in the talk, but unplayed on the day – Fama Malum (Evil Rumour).Virgil's Fama (Rumour)


Find this talk as part of the “Classics in our Lunchtimes” series on the “Museum talks” page.

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