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Symposium 77 - Songs of Love and Loss

22 January 2006

SONGS of LOVE and LOSS
17th Century Lutes Songs from England and Italy



Program


  • Part I: ENGLAND
  • Behold a wonder here
    Can she excuse my wrongs?
    I saw my lady weep
    Say, Love, if ever thou didst find

     

    John Dowland
    1563-1626

  • Bonny sweet boy & Kemp's Jig

    solo lute

     

    Anonymous
    c.1600
  • My sweetest Lesbia
    Turn back, you wanton flyer
    I care not for these ladies

     

    Thomas Campion
    1567-1620

  • Fortune my foe & My Lord Willoughby's Welcome Home

     solo lute

     

    Dowland
  • Come again, sweet love
    Flow, my tears

     

    Dowland
  • INTERMISSION

  • Part II: ITALY
  • Udite amanti “L’Eraclito Amoroso” Op. 2

     

    Barbara Strozzi
    1619-1664

  • Ricercar

    solo lute

     

    Marco dall'Aquila
    c. 1480 - after 1538

  • Fantasia

    solo lute

     

    Francesco da Milano
    1497-1543
  • Udite, udite, amanti
    Non ha’l ciel contanti lumi
    Aur’amorosa
    Dalla porta d’oriente

     

    Giulio Caccini
    1545-1618

Musicians

Members


    We wish to express our gratitude to Helicon’s Members
    whose support has made possible the events of this, our twenty-first season:

    Directors Circle

    Joan K. Easton, Gil Quito in honor of Zoltan Ovary, M.D., Susan Rose

    Sponsoring Member
    V. Edward Dent, David S. Moyer, Lisa & Paul Welch

    Sustaining Members
    Helen & John Bender, Franklin Heller & Christian Steiner, Karen McLaughlin & Mark Schubin, Irwin Scherzer,
    Ann & Joe Scozzafava, William & Lavinia Simon, Jan & Marcia Vilcek, Joanne Witty & Eugene Keilin

    Contributing Members
    Patty Otis Abel & Dennis R. Reiff, Leslie Armstrong & David Walton, Barbara & Paul Krieger,
    Peter C. Lombardo, M.D., Arthur Richenthal, Laura Schoen & Robert Kaufman, Arlene & Bruce Simon

    Members
    Cindy Bolt & Edmond Karam, Nancy C. Cowles, Pamela Drexel, Patricia & Michael Fast,
    Yukiko & Jim Gatheral, Nancy Hall & Robert Schwartzman, Corwith & Rosanna Hansen, Timothy B. Harwood,
    Hideko Kamino, M.D. & Howard Ratech, M.D., Julia Lee, Jeanine & Peter Lindquist, Sarah O.H. Johnson & Keith E. Lubell,
    Gregory Keilin, Catherine Keller & Jason Starr, Andrea Menke, Susan Zolla-Pazner & Sherman Pazner

    Contributors
    Chev. Robert J. Campbell, M.D., KSJ and Chev. Cesare L. Santeramo, KSJ,
    Matthew Herren, Charles Glenn May, Jr., Peter Yarrow



    Directors
    Albert Fuller, President and Artistic Director, Franklin Heller, Treasurer, William A. Simon, Secretary,
    Pamela Drexel, Joan K. Easton, Michael C. Hanes,
    Timothy B. Harwood, David S. Moyer, Patrick Rucker, Lisa Welch

    Advisory Committee
    Leslie Armstrong, AIA, Abbe Aronson, Dorianne Beyer, James M. Cornacchia, Marianne Carroll, Mark Golderman,
    Randolph Harrison, Robert M. Light, Karen McLaughlin, Sherman S. Pazner, M.D., Richard Schemm, Thomas Sokolowski,
    Barry Wacksman, Lisa Welch, Dianne Whitecotton, Bob Whitecotton, Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph.D.
     



Special Thanks


    For their generous support of this Seventy-Seventh Symposium,
    The Helicon Foundation is deeply grateful to an Anonymous Donor,
    The Alice Tully Foundation, and the estate of Gladys Krieble Delmas.