Precious Colours is the launch concert for The Marais Project’s latest album, ‘Australian Monody.’ The composers represented in ‘Precious Colours’ span from the greats of the past – Henry Purcell, John Dowland, Marin Marais, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Claudio Monteverdi and colonial composer, Isaac Nathan – to works by living composers Carl Vine, Gordon Kerry, Alice Chance, and Michael Nyman. Marais Project singer, Susie Bishop, also contributes an original song as does Jenny Eriksson.
Artists: Russell Harcourt, countertenor; Susie Bishop, voice & violin; Jennifer Eriksson & Cathy Upex, viola da gamba; Tommie Andersson, theorbo, 9 course lute & 9-string classical-era guitar
Date and Time – 3pm Saturday May 7, The Independent Theatre, North Sydney
Tickets – Tickets: $25-$50 https://events.humanitix.com/