NYS Baroque

April 11 NYS Baroque

NYS Baroque adds voices, touch of drama in season-closer

Celebrated period-instrument ensemble joins forces with Laura Heimes and ensemble newcomer ‘Vocantur’ in program of ‘theatrical music’

By David Abrams

Theatrical music (opera, cantata, oratorio) has come a long way…

October 23 NYS Baroque

Elizabethan-era program of English music proves ‘fit for a queen’

Soprano Laura Heimes and viol consort deliver delightful mix of airs and dances from the court of Elizabeth I

By David Abrams

If one could travel through time, 16th-century England would be a splendid destination – provided of course you didn’t land in the Tower of London, or find yourself married to Henry VIII…