Friday 13 December 2019 7:30PM

L'Arpeggiata; Christina Pluhar director, theorbo; Céline Scheen soprano; Benedetta Mazzucato contralto; Vincenzo Capezzuto alto

Far la ninnananna

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


This concert will be approximately 1 hour 30 minutes in duration, without an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • L'Arpeggiata
  • Christina Pluhar director, theorbo
  • Céline Scheen soprano
  • Benedetta Mazzucato contralto
  • Vincenzo Capezzuto alto

Original and distinctive, the versatile Austrian musician Christina Pluhar returns with the Baroque (and more!) ensemble she founded in 2000, and which she has subsequently led to exceptional international success; the focus of their programme is lullabies and cradle songs from 17th-century Italy.

  • Anon
        • Ninna nanna al Bambin Giesù
  • Trad/Italian
        • Figghiu Miu (arr. Christina Pluhar)
  • Trad/Sephardic
        • Durme, durme
  • Andrea Falconieri (c.1585-1656)
        • Il spiritillo brando
  • Tarquinio Merula (c.1594-1665)
        • Hor ch'è tempo di dormire
  • Luigi Rossi (c.1597-1653)
      • Orfeo
        • Dormite, begl'occhi
  • Trad/Italian
        • Ninna nanna ri la rosa
  • Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
      • L'incoronazione di Poppea
        • Oblivion soave
  • Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652)
        • Canario
  • Johann Theile (1646-1724)
        • Der Sionitin Wiegenlied: Nun, ich singe, Gott, ich knie
  • Marco Marazzoli
        • Dal cielo cader vid'io due stelle
  • Giovanni Kapsberger (c.1580-1651)
        • Figlio dormi
  • John Playford (c.1623-1686)
        • Newcastle
  • Robert Johnson (c.1583-1633)
        • Care-charming sleep
  • John Bennet (c.1575-1615)
        • Venus' birds
  • John Playford
        • Parson's Farewell
  • Trad/Italian
        • Stu' criatu
  • Maurizio Cazzati (1616-1678)
        • Ciaccona
  • Claudio Monteverdi
        • Laudate Dominum in sanctis eius

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