Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano) and Elizabeth Kenny (lute/theorbo)

Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano) and Elizabeth Kenny (lute/theorbo)

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 19:30

Now winter comes slowly: Join Elin Manahan Thomas and Elizabeth Kenny for a festive programme of wintry favourites. Featuring scenes from Purcell's Fairy Queen and King Arthur, hymns to the Virgin, celebratory Christmas songs by Bach and Scarlatti, and traditional carols and Noels. Elin and Elizabeth’s popular alliance will sprinkle some musical magic on a dark winter’s night.

Excerpts from King Arthur
Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
The Plaint, 'O let me weep' from The Fairy Queen
Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Celebratory Christmas songs
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Celebratory Christmas songs
Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725)


National Centre for Early Music
York YO1 9TL
United Kingdom
53° 57' 23.9652" N, 1° 4' 25.77" W
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£25 (concessions £21, under 35s and full time students £5) including mince pies Available from 01904 658338 Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.
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