2017-18 Season Tag

[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...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Harp - Instrument of the Angels will feature special guest artist Maria Cleary, introducing improvisation and her incredible harp. This free 45-minute program is geared towards kids aged 5-12, but all are welcome. Registration is recommended.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/1"][button size="large" icon="fa-ticket" target="_blank" text_align="center" text="Register" link="https://lesdelices.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0F1J00000nChG9UAK"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="16467" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="5px"][vc_video link="https://youtu.be/1-53p60dcwk?t=16s"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Les Délices (Debra Nagy, director) and Northeast Ohio’s premiere chamber choir Quire Cleveland (Ross Duffin, director) will join forces April 27-29 for three performances of Let the Heavens Rejoice, an exciting new program of French Baroque music for chorus and orchestra. Featuring resplendent, rarely-heard grand motets by Rameau and Mondonville, the modern premiere of a stunning solo for tenor and...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]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, Solage, and others with Elena Mullins (soprano), Jason McStoots (tenor), Scott Metcalfe (vielle, harp), Charlie Weaver (lute), and Debra Nagy...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]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, Solage, and others with Elena Mullins (soprano), Jason McStoots (tenor), Scott Metcalfe (vielle, harp), Charlie Weaver (lute), and Debra Nagy...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Come ready to make some noise & wear your dancing shoes!   Join Les Délices for a 45-minute interactive performance-presentation about Medieval Music and Dance around the year 1400! We’ll teach you a medieval dance, and introduce instruments such as the medieval fiddle, gothic harp, recorders, and a soft, buzzy instrument called a douçaine. Consider dressing as a medieval prince or princess and arrive...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]LD Steps Out with a free performance of medieval music presented in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library via their mobile location at Larchwood Village. 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...

Rising-star soprano Clara Rottsolk is featured in this program, which was released as Les Délices’ second CD recording in November 2012. Myths & Allegories weaves dramatic depictions of tales from Homer’s Odyssey together with instrumental chamber music inspired by Greek mythology. The hero Ulysses confronts storms at sea, shipwrecks, the tantalizing allure of siren songs, and encounters with the Cyclopes –...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]In 1700, superstar violinist Arcangelo Corelli published twelve violin sonatas that sparked “Corelli-Mania” all over Europe. In Louis XIV’s France, though, the craze for passionate Italian-style music had to stay under the radar. Les Délices explores the vogue for all things Italian with dazzling, new-to-you music featuring Cleveland’s favorite violinist, Julie Andrijeski. Pre-Concert Lecture by Dr. Georgia Cowart at 3pm.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column...

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]In 1700, superstar violinist Arcangelo Corelli published twelve violin sonatas that sparked “Corelli-Mania” all over Europe. In Louis XIV’s France, though, the craze for passionate Italian-style music had to stay under the radar. Les Délices explores the vogue for all things Italian with dazzling, new-to-you music featuring Cleveland’s favorite violinist, Julie Andrijeski. .[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="16334" border_color="grey" img_link_large="" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="10"][vc_video...