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LD Steps Out with a free family-friendly performance of medieval music presented in partnership with the Akron Children's Museum. Grab a seat – or on a spot on the floor – and enjoy this introduction to medieval songs and instruments! The program is FREE with museum admission. Featuring music from the recently-discovered Leuven Songbook (c. 1470) with Jason McStoots (tenor), Debra…Find out more »
Diminutive, precious, and sometimes highly decorated, songbooks were the mix-tapes of their day. Compiled with care for a specific individual, they not only included popular songs but also totally unique works. Les Délices brings the music and images from the recently-discovered Leuven Songbook to vivid life in this multimedia program including gorgeous projected manuscript images and supertitles. Produced in collaboration with…Find out more »
Don’t miss our only Ohio-area performance in 2018-19 of this popular program presented by Music from the Western Reserve!
With plentiful performance opportunities and a booming market for published music, Europe’s most fashionable city should have been ripe for the young Mozart’s picking! But the strong-willed, young composer lost out when he refused to network with influential people or accommodate French tastes. Montreal-based cellist Elinor Frey joins Les Délices for this special program that pairs chamber music by Mozart for oboe & strings with Paris’s toasts of the town – Boccherini, Gluck, and more.Find out more »
Les Délices completes their 10th Anniversary season with ground-breaking music from the 18th and 21st centuries that depicts the chaos of creation and the four elements of water, fire, earth, and wind. The program pairs Les Délices’ own arrangement of Jean-Féry Rebel’s The Elements with a newly commissioned, nature-inspired work for period instruments by young composer Theo Chandler.Find out more »