Old Christmas Returned

Shakespeare Institute - Mason Croft - Church St - Stratford-upon-Avon - CV37 6HP
Monday 27 November 2017 (19:30-20:30)

Music, Words and Song for Christmas. Carols, ballads, consort music, lutesongs, dance melodies and readings.

A seasonal programme showing how Christmas was celebrated, banned and restored in 17th Century England.

Includes music by Attey, Byrd, Bull, Dowland, Gibbons and Purcell performed by Passamezzo.

  • Eleanor Cramer: Soprano, Viols
  • Alison Kinder: Viols, Recorders
  • Robin Jeffrey: Lute, Renaissance Guitar
  • Tamsin Lewis: Renaissance Violin, Viols, Alto
  • Michael Palmer: Actor, Baritone

photo of Passamezzo, a group who perform historical music

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