Faculty Tuesdays: Music of Henry Purcell

College of Music Dean Robert Shay presents a concert featuring the music of the great 17th-century English composer Henry Purcell.

Featuring Jennifer Bird, soprano; Abigail Nims, mezzo soprano; Matthew Chellis, tenor; Robert Hill, harpsichord; Harumi Rhodes and Charles Wetherbee, violin; the Opera Theater Singers (Jeremy Reger, director); and the Early Music Ensemble (Robert Hill, director)

Performance date and time: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.

Program: “Come all ye songsters” from The Fairy Queen
Scene of the Drunken Poet from The Fairy Queen
“The Plaint” from The Fairy Queen
Three Parts Upon a Ground
Masque from Oedipus
“From rosy bowers” from The Comical History of Don Quixote Part III
“Tell me some pitying angel” (The Blessed Virgin’s Expostulation)
“Now that the sun hath veiled his light” (An Evening Hymn)
Suite in D Major
“If love’s a sweet passion” from The Fairy Queen

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 7:30pm

Imig Music, Grusin Music Hall
1020 18th Street, Boulder, CO 80309

Event Type

Social, Concert/Show, Live streams, Outreach, Community Engagement


Arts & Culture, Music & Performances, Fun & Entertainment, Outreach & Engagement


General Public

College, School & Unit



Classical Music, Faculty Tuesday, Livestream




Free concert

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