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)

»If you relish the idea of being in the company of world-class musicians as they, like you, revel in the intimacy and staggering beauty of this festival, then book early for next year.«

The Guardian, UK