Amor et Virtute - songs associated with Walter Raleigh, with Musicke in the Ayre

Amor et Virtute - songs associated with Walter Raleigh, with Musicke in the Ayre

Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 15:00

Soprano Gillian Wormley and lutenist Din Ghani brings to Devon their programme marking the 400th anniversary of the death of Sir Walter Raleigh. As well as songs based on his poetry, they include some associated with other significant personages (Queen Elizabeth, the Earl of Essex, Prince Henry to name a few) and with the New World that he was fascinated with. Composers represented include John Dowland, Robert Jones, Tobias Hume, Nicholas Lanier, Orlando Gibbons.

Tea and cakes provided afterwards

Time stands still
John Dowland (c1563-1626)
Like hermit poor
Nicholas Lanier (1588-1666)
What is our life?
Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Now what is love
Robert Jones (c 1577-1617)
What tears, dear Prince
Robert Ramsey (1612-1644)
O grief from Songs of mourning
John Cooper (Coperario, Coprario) (c1570-1626)
Can she excuse my wrongs
John Dowland (c1563-1626)
It was a time when silly bees could speak
John Dowland (c1563-1626)
Un sarao de la chacona
Juan Aranes ()
Pasacalle: La folie, 'Yo soy la locura'
Henri de Bailly (d1637)
Tobacco is like Love
Tobias Hume (?c1569-1645)

Location

St Michael and All Angels' Church
Dinham Road, Mount Dinham
Exeter EX4 4EB
United Kingdom
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£12 (seniors £10, under-16s £6) at the door; £11/£9/£5 online
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https://www.stmichaelsmountdinham.org.uk/
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