Old Christmas Returned
- Shakespeare Institute - Mason Croft - Church St - Stratford-upon-Avon - CV37 6HP
- Arts and Law, Performance
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