Center for Old Music

Musick's Company

presents

a concert adaptation of

Claudio Monteverdi's L'Orfeo

Monday, May 20th, 2019
7:30 PM

Maxwell St Presbyterian Church
180 E Maxwell St
Lexington, KY
Admission by donation

Featuring Scott Hiner as Orfeo, with members of the Lexington Community Orchestra and the UK Baroque Trumpet Ensemble. Join us for this rare performance of Monteverdi's seminal work that launched opera as an art form and helped define the beginnings of the baroque era.

"I go confidently into the deepest abyss." Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot - Orpheus Leading Eurydice from the Underworld - Museum of Fine Arts

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot:
"Orpheus Leading Eurydice from the Underworld"
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


 

We continue to honor the memory of our founding director, Donna Boyd, as we celebrate over 40 years of joyful music making.