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Artist Focus: La Venexiana

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La Venexiana are the Italian Madrigal Group. Founded by soprano Rossana Bertini and counter-tenor Claudio Cavina, they are some of the most experienced performers in the early music field. They open the second half of our Winter Festival with a beautiful programme of highlights from Monteverdi’s Books Five to Nine of Madrigals … Continue reading “Artist Focus: La Venexiana”

Artist Focus: a filetta

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a filetta arrive at this year’s Winter Festival  with their director, Jean-Claude Acquaviva who was just 13 years old when he founded this exceptional group!  The group are known throughout Europe for their stunning performances of Corsican polyphony including folk songs and hymns. They’ve even  dabbled in film soundtracks (including … Continue reading “Artist Focus: a filetta”