2018-2019 NYC Concert Series

Join Parthenia for our season of Italian and English Music from the Renaissance.

Sunday
Nov 4th
2018
4pm

MUSIC WITH HER SILVER SOUND

Parthenia and New World Recorders (Gwyn Roberts, Héloïse Degrugillier, Rainer Beckmann and Tricia van Oers) offer canzonas, ricercars, fantasias, motets and polychoral masterpieces from Italy and England.

Corpus Christi Church
529 West 121st Street in Manhattan

Sunday
Mar 10th
2019
4pm

AL NAHAROT BAVEL (By the Waters of Babylon) – Jewish musicians at the courts of England and Italy

ARTEK

Esteemed NYC ensembles ARTEK and Parthenia offer a glorious concert of music by Jewish composers of the Renaissance and Baroque. Madrigals, fantasies and more by Salomone Rossi in Italy and the Lupo and Bassano musical dynasties in England.

The Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street in Manhattan

Wednesday
Mar 13th
2019
8pm

MUSIC IN THE AGE OF TINTORETTO – Artist of Renaissance Venice

Ryland Angel

BONUS CONCERT!

Parthenia has been invited to reprise last season’s TOMB SONNETS program with Ryland Angel during the Tintoretto exhibition at The National Gallery of Art this spring. We offer you a chance to hear the program again this season in NYC.

Vocalist Ryland Angel and Parthenia present sublime songs from Renaissance Italy, and a new work for viol consort and countertenor by Martin Kennedy. Tomb Sonnets (2014) is a reflection on death and burial sites in poems by Keats, Longfellow and Petrarch.

The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields
487 Hudson Street in Manhattan

Saturday
Apr 13th
2019
8pm

COME LIFE, COME DEATH, I CARE NOT – A musical tour of Jacobean London

LES CANARDS CHANTANTS

Madrigalists LES CANARDS CHANTANTS join Parthenia, and guest Motomi Igarashi, for a presentation of Michael East’s Third Book of Madrigals of 1610. Anthems, madrigals, Neapolitans and pastorals for voices and viols, and a cycle of eight remarkable viol fantasias.

Corpus Christi Church
529 West 121st Street in Manhattan