Fotos: Markus Räber

Migrating Madrigals

- Love songs from Italy, England and Germany

Distribution: 9 musicians
Singers: SSSATTBB
Instruments: theorbo
Duration: ca. 65 minutes

Do you think of the Madrigal as an exclusively Italian Genre? think again! In this program ensemble Voces Suaves explores the migration of the Madrigal across the Alps. It presents some of the most beautiful and entertaining Madrigals from Renaissance Germany and England, alongside their Italian role models, by composers such as Luca Marenzio, John Dowland, Heinrich Schütz and Thomas Morley.