B – La Poème Harmonique
This is total art, refined in the extreme, and wonderfully alive. – Le Monde
For the long-awaited Midwest debut of the celebrated French ensemble, La Poème Harmonique, director Vincent Dumetre (guitar and theorbo) is joined by his ensemble of soprano, violin, viola da gamba, violone, and percussion in Danza! Spanish Dances in 17th-Century France, demonstrating how Spanish influences helped create a century of dance in France.
There will be a pre-concert lecture at 4:00, and a reception at intermission.