Saint/Sinner: In Her Own Words and Music

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 7:00 pm. Free and open to the public; no RSVP required. The Italian Academy, 1161 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027 (Just south of 118th Street). Mango Baroque Chamber Ensemble: "Saint/Sinner: In Her Own Words and Music" Italian music from 1650 to 1720 by women: Barbara Strozzi, Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, and Isabella Leonarda

"Marguerite Krull - a regular star of bel canto evenings at Caramoor - was superb, her embellishments skillfully and beautifully worked into the line to create long phrases of perfect naturalness. Her sound had been pure before; now it had a silvery delicacy." --Paul Griffiths, Andante.com. Possessed of keen musical intelligence and a vocal range from high lyric mezzo-soprano to soprano, Marguerite Krull is passionate about bringing to life new works and works that have been forgotten or neglected.

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SOURCE: http://italianacademy.columbia.edu/

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