Francesca Caccini: A Woman of Influence

Date: May 18, 2022

Deadline: May 28, 2022 - 6:30 pm

Francesca Caccini was the daughter of the famed Giulio Caccini and part of a renowned musical family.  Francesca, first known as a brilliant singer, became a highly regarded composer who taught music, led ensembles and wrote music for important court celebrations, including the first known opera written by a woman.  This special concert will take you on a journey through her musical life in the early 17th century.

The concert features Calgary's Voicescapes & Friends.
Hannah Pagenkopf, Julie Harris, Elizabeth Fast
Aoife Bonaventura & Celia Lee
Jerald Fast & Nicholas Allen
Roderick Bryce & Paul Grindlay
Ralph Maier, baroque guitar & theorbo
Justin Luchinski, harpsichord & organ
Andrea Neumann, Louise Stuppard & Eduardo Solá, violins
Andrea Case, viola da gamba

Tickets are $40 (general) and are available online through ShowPass.