July 2005
Saturday · 08:00 pm

Hespèrion XXI

Chamber concert

Hespèrion XXI

»Luces y sombras del siglo de oro«

(Light and Darkness in the Golden Ages)


I. Music and Romances from Old Spain


La rendición de Granada

(Granada's capitulation)


Romances Sefardies

(Sephardic Romances)


Villancicos & Dancas

(Villancicos and Dances)


II. The New World and the New Music


Hespèrion XXI

   Montserrat Figueras (soprano)
   Jordi Savall (viola da gamba, direction)
   Sergi Casademunt (viola da gamba)
   Sophie Watillon (viola da gamba)
   Xavier Díaz-Latorre (theorbo, guitar)
   Pedro Estevan (percussions)

»You will mingle on the terrace, overlooking fields with your fellow concert-goers. Your mood is mellow as two horn players summon you to your seats. And then the world-class music begins.«