GSCC Member Event

Most Noble and Excellent Women

Event Type: Concert
Ticket Prices: Free-will offering only
Event Dates:
Sunday, March 24, 2019Mar 24, 3:00pm at Trinity Parish Episcopal Church, Seattle, WA

Description

The title is a play on Lucrezia Marinella's feminist treatise ''The Nobility and Excellence of Women and the Defects and Vices of Men' (publushed 1600). This concert will feature music written by composers working for powerful women, or by women themselves. The program will feature songs from various eras and will be highlighted by Tallis' 'Gaude Gloriosa' and Byrd's 'Magnificat' from 'The Great Service.'

Sine Nomine: Renaissance Choir. Photo by Ruth Emerson
Sine Nomine: Renaissance Choir. Photo by Ruth Emerson