Purcell’s Pub | Catch of the Day
Saturday, April 22, 2023 | 7:30 p.m.
15 S. Broadway, Frostburg MD
Baroque England not only gave birth to wonderful music for the courts and chapel, but also the numerous catches, rounds and glees that were part of the pub scene, often frequented by Purcell and many musicians.
Hark how the Songsters | Purcell’s Brilliant Gems
Sunday, April 23, 2023 | 4:00 p.m.
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
15 N. Smallwood (Smallwood at Washington), Cumberland MD
After the Puritan repression of Oliver Cromwell’s regime, the restoration of Charles II inspired a renaissance of English music for the court, churches and theatres, especially under Henry Purcell, John Blow and others. The Baroque trumpet will star in both the instrumental and choral music on this performance.
Note: The current status on COVID19 guidelines includes recommendations for masking indoors. We encourage patrons to be up to date with vaccinations as well for the protection of all.