'Il ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria' by Monteverdi - a special open rehearsal
Members of the Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists will perform an open rehearsal of 'Il ritorno d'Ulisse' one of Monteverdi's three surviving operas. This is a special event in partnership with the Venice in Peril Fund ahead of an international tour marking Monteverdi's 450th anniversary From April to October 2017, an international cast of soloists, together with members of the Monteverdi Choir and the English Baroque soloists, will celebrate the 450th anniversary of the birth of visionary composer Claudio Monteverdi by performing his most influential works at prestigious venues across Europe and the USA. The tour will include concert performances of Monteverdi’s surviving trilogy of operas: L’Orfeo, Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria and L’incoronazione di Poppea and his Vespers.
Tickets available here or by telephone 020 7736 6891
All tickets £20
To include a glass of wine after the talk.
6.30 pm - Doors open
6.45 pm - Rehearsal begins
7.45 pm - Rehearsal ends
8.30 pm - Event ends
The Society of Antiquaries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE
Fur information about this lecture please telephone the office on 020 7736 6891