The Ghost of Gesualdo: An Evening with Ensemble Amarcord at GTS Chapel
Monday, June 17, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Set in the General Theological Seminary's resplendent chapel, this evening juxtaposes works from the enigmatic Renaissance madrigalist Gesualdo di Venosa and his contemporaries such as Marenzio and Verdelot. CMF 2013 Composers-in-Residence Edmund Finnis and Eric Nathan will also present World Premieres of their works inspired by Gesualdo, giving testimony to the legacy left by one of the most poetic and original composers of the late Renaissance.
The evening will include with an intermission reception on the beautiful grounds of the General Theological Seminary, one of the most beloved sanctuaries in busy Manhattan.