Friday, June 5, 2020
Spring 2016 Baroque Opera Concerts
  Spring 2016 Baroque Opera Concerts  

The New York Continuo Collective
Monteverdi Opera Scenes
Directed by Grant Herreid
Charles Weaver, Assistant Director
Paul Shipper, Stage Director
Judith Malafronte, Vocal Coach
Richard Kolb, Resident Scholar

For its Spring 2016 Baroque Opera Project, the Collective has delved into scenes from Claudio Monteverdi's three operas, L'Orfeo (1607), Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (1639), and L'Incoronazione di Poppea (1643).  The staged performances will feature the usual large continuo contingent, with the addition of a string band led by Leah Nelson.

Tuesday, May 24 & 31, 2016 at 7:00 PM
The Recital Hall, St. Michael’s C
225 West 99th Street, NYC

The performances are free, though contributions are gratefully accepted!