Barber Lunchtime Concert: duo Trobairitz

University of Birmingham, Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Friday 5th November 2010 (13:10-14:00)
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Contact: Jo Sweet
Tel: 0121 4145791

Faye Newton soprano and  Hazel Brookes vielle met at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where they discovered a shared passion for medieval music and poetry.They subsequently worked together in the award-winning ensemble Concanentes and in the year 2000 they formed the duo Trobairitz to explore the courtly song repertoire of the troubadours and trouveres, which is particularly suited to their combination of voice and vielle.

Cost: Free of Charge