Colchester Early Music
6th November: TROUVERE with Richard De Winter (vocals)
Revel and Melody: the music of medieval England from the conquest to the Wars of the Roses - music for dancing plus songs of love, war and devotion.
20th November BLONDEL
Owre Kynge went forth: A life of Henry V in Music including irresistible dances, compelling love songs, a motet composed for his wedding and of course the famous Agincourt Carol itself. This concert is based on Blondel's new album which will be released for free download later this year, courtesy of the Agincourt600 committee.
27th November Carl Suter (lute) with Tony & Lizzie Knight (volcals)
A Dialogue on a Kisse: A posie of 16th and 17th-century songs on the fancies of love, including music from Dowland, Ford, Campion & Lawes
4th December THE KING'S LYNN WAITES
When th’Instruments they can scarce hold: tales and tunes of a Wait's life including readings from surprisingly entertaining readings from the Hall books of Lynn.
11th December THE YORK WAITS
Godday my Lord Sire Christemass: Seasonal music from the 12th-17th centuries on shawms & sackbuts, harp, gittern, fiddles, recorders, bagpipes, hurdy-gurdy and rommelpot...
All concerts are at St Andrew's Church, Church Lane, Marks Tey, CO6 1LW
Doors open 2pm, concerts begin 2.30pm followed by tea/coffee & biscuits (donations to church funds) and chat with performers.
Tickets £8, £6 concessions, discount of £1 for multiple concerts.
Email lizzie [at] elizabethgutteridge [dot] co [dot] uk or call 01206 212466.