• Concert

Music in the Pavilion: An Evening of Italian Madrigals

Scott Metcalfe directs the vocal ensemble Blue Heron in a concert of Italian madrigals.

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March 22, 2024, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
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Kislak Center Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, 6th Floor
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Open to the Public

Hosted by: Kislak Center

15 standing individuals in suits and dresses pose outdoors in front of an arbor

Scott Metcalfe directs the vocal ensemble Blue Heron in a concert of Italian madrigals, based on texts by Petrarch and Tasso, with music by Luca Marenzio, Giaches de Wert, and Cipriano De Rore.

Pre-concert lecture at 6:15 by Hilary Poriss Mauro Calcagno and Scott Metcalfe, followed by the concert (no intermission) at 7:00 pm.

Event Series

Ludwig Abielle Sheet Music.

Music in the Pavilion Series

Presented by the University of Pennsylvania's Music Department, the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, and the Otto E. Albrecht Music Library.

Featured image: Blue Heron vocal ensemble by Liz Linder