2017-18 Season Tag

08 Jun LD Steps Out: Intoxicating @ A Place for Us

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]LD Steps Out with a free performance of medieval music presented in partnership with A Place for Us, the LGBTQ Senior Housing Community. Wondering what to do on those long, cold nights in your 14th-Century castle? Les Délices is inspired by heady perfumes and strong elixirs in this new Medieval program that seeks to entrance, elevate, and excite the senses. Works by...

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08 Jun LD Steps Out: Intoxicating @ Judson

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]LD Steps Out with a free performance of medieval music presented at Judson Park Manor in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. Wondering what to do on those long, cold nights in your 14th-Century castle? Les Délices is inspired by heady perfumes and strong elixirs in this new Medieval program that seeks to entrance, elevate, and excite the senses. Works by Machaut,...

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07 Jun LD Steps Out: Medieval Music at Glenville

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]LD Steps Out with a free family-friendly performance of medieval music presented at Glenville Branch Library in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. Grab a seat – or on a spot on the floor – and enjoy this introduction to medieval music and instruments! Works by Machaut, Solage, and others with Elena Mullins (soprano), Allison Monroe (vielle), and Debra Nagy (medieval winds...

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29 Apr Let the Heavens Rejoice!

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Les Délices and Quire Cleveland join forces for an exciting program of French Baroque music for chorus and orchestra. Resplendent, rarely-heard works by Rameau and Mondonville – plus the modern premiere of a solo for tenor with orchestra – make this a concert not to be missed! Three performances in Willoughby Hills, Cleveland, and Shaker Heights. Pre-Concert Lecture at 3pm...

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28 Apr Let the Heavens Rejoice!

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Les Délices and our region’s premier chamber choir, Quire Cleveland, join forces for an exciting program of French Baroque music for chorus and orchestra. Resplendent, rarely-heard works by Rameau and Mondonville – plus the modern premiere of a solo for tenor with orchestra – make this a concert not to be missed! Three performances in Willoughby Hills, Cleveland, and Shaker...

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27 Apr Let the Heavens Rejoice!

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Les Délices and our region’s premier chamber choir, Quire Cleveland, join forces for an exciting program of French Baroque music for chorus and orchestra. Resplendent, rarely-heard works by Rameau and Mondonville – plus the modern premiere of a solo for tenor with orchestra – make this a concert not to be missed! Three performances in Willoughby Hills, Cleveland, and Shaker...

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08 Apr Fated Lovers

Presented by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Just as in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, true love sometimes ends with the ultimate sacrifice. Two evocative cantatas by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (Pyrame et Thisbé and Héro et Leandre) and excerpts from Rameau’s groundbreaking opera Hippolyte et Aricie relate the timeless tales of star-crossed lovers in this new program featuring acclaimed soprano Clara Rot tsolk (“supple and...

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07 Apr Fated Lovers

Presented by Miller Theater at Columbia University Just as in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, true love sometimes ends with the ultimate sacrifice. Two evocative cantatas by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (Pyrame et Thisbé and Héro et Leandre) and excerpts from Rameau’s groundbreaking opera Hippolyte et Aricie relate the timeless tales of star-crossed lovers in this new program featuring acclaimed soprano Clara Rot tsolk (“supple...

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05 Apr Fated Lovers

Presented by Early Music at St. James Just as in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, true love sometimes ends with the ultimate sacrifice. Two evocative cantatas by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (Pyrame et Thisbé and Héro et Leandre) and excerpts from Rameau’s groundbreaking opera Hippolyte et Aricie relate the timeless tales of star-crossed lovers in this new program featuring acclaimed soprano Clara Rot tsolk...

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11 Mar Dido’s Lament

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The incredible Irish harpist Maria Cleary and favorite soprano Clara Rottsolk join Les Délices for this program that imagines Dido, queen of Carthage, famously deserted by Aeneas. Culminating in Purcell’s famous lament “When I am laid in earth” from Dido and Aeneas, they’ll also perform excerpts from Cavalli’s opera Didone, and Montéclair’s La Mort de Didon. Harp solos and improvisations plus...

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