Updating the boroque cello
, the first of four concerts exploring the ancient elements, in a special collaboration with the innovative baroque dancers Laura Careless and Marisol Cabrera.The program features blazingly passionate works by Morley, Monteverdi, Rebel, Scarlatti, and Handel, all of which use fire as a metaphor for nature’s wrath, spiritual zeal, lustful ardor, or the terrors of hell.This Artist cello manages to replicate the sound, feel, and aura of a Baroque cello with gut strings.
JUNE 25th, 2017: The Life of Antonia Bembo: Woman in Exile Queen of the Hudson Concert Series In June we travel up the hudson to the Queen of the Hudson Concert Series to present our program exploring the life of Baroque woman composer, Antonia Bembo.Virgil's hero is recast as a Vice presidentlal hopeful, Troy Aeneas, with Dido Carthage as his secret super-starlet paramour. PRESENTED BY Gotham Early Music Scene: Antonio Canova's sculpture Psyche Revived by Cupid's Kiss WE DID IT! We will be performing on some wonderful projects with some amazing people and hope that you will all make it out to see and hear us. “Sirens’ Captive” concert featuring reknowned violinist Marc Destrube ** January 2013, we plan to record and release our debut album (“Women All-Stars of the Baroque Era”), to return to Mexico for a three-city tour ** SIREN and Company XIV to collaborate at the Philladephia Museum of Art! End of the season celebration The other night the SIRENS celebrated with a dinner in the west village.Belinda, Dido's publicist, sees the romance as a chance to bump Dido's ratings. This year has been a whirlwind - everything from collaborative efforts with the fabulous Company XIV and Morningside Opera, to a tour in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico!Frey’s honors include a US-Italy Fulbright Fellowship where she studied baroque cello with Paolo Beschi, the SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship, and American Musicological Society and Canada Council for the Arts grants facilitating her work…This original cello found its home, but we have two options now for customized Artist cellos - each with strings that sound more like gut.