IN COLLABORATION WITH DA CAMERA OF HOUSTON
Saturday, March 9, 2013
Venezia dalle Calli ai Palazzi
8:00PM, Cullen Theater, Wortham Center
501 Texas Avenue
The ensemble’s Houston debut is presented in collaboration with Da Camera of Houston. Semi- staged in candlelight, the program of works by Claudio Monteverdi, Biagio Marini, Francesco Manelli and Benedetto Ferrari is a celebration of Venice in the Golden Age, when art music and popular forms came together and mingled, before emotion and language were restrained by rules and codes.
Tickets available through our partner Da Camera of Houston
Download or read the program in PDF format: POEM HARMONIQUE
ARS LYRICA, MERCURY, DA CAMERA & HOUSTON EARLY MUSIC PRESENT HOUSTON’S FIRST ANNUAL “TEXAS EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL”
Houston Early Music is teaming up to showcase Houston’s innovative Early Music programming in March, setting the stage for an annual state-wide festival.
On one weekend in March 2013, all four of the “Big Baroque” organizations in Houston – Mercury (formerly Mercury Baroque), Ars Lyrica, Da Camera and Houston Early Music – will have back-to-back early music programs.
Our presentation March 9, 2013: POÈME HARMONIQUE will be part of this festival. You can purchase tickets to all three events at the special price of $90
The season includes the exciting debut of our Emerging Artist Series, highlighting up and coming artists of excellence. We welcome the opportunity to again collaborate with Da Camera of Houston—this time in a delicious Golden Age experience featuring Le Poème Harmonique.