Pequot Library to present 'Music for the English Theater'
Published 4:47 pm, Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The library's third concert, conducted by Eugene Sirotkine, will feature a choral and instrumental ensemble with soloists presenting a program of music written for the English theater by Purcell, an English composer, with lyrics by his contemporaries, according to a news release.
The program will include selections from "King Arthur," "Dido and Aeneas," "The Fairy Queen," "Amphitryon," "Oedipus" and others.
The concert will be followed by a reception with the musicians.
Tickets cost $30, $25 for Pequot Library Association members at the Advocate level and above.
For more information, visit www.pequotlibrary.org or call 203-259-0346, ext. 15.