Music at St. Matthew's: Awake Sweet Love -Songs and Sonatas of Olde England

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church
1030 Bienvenida Ave.
90272 Pacific Palisades , CA
Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:00pm

Chatham Baroque returns to St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church with a program of music from seventeenth-century England, with lute songs by John Dowland and theater music by Henry Purcell, all ranging from the tender to the bawdy.

Featuring the incomparable French-Canadian soprano, Pascale Beaudin, Chatham Baroque – Andrew Fouts, violin, ­Patricia ­Halverson, viola da gamba, and Scott Pauley, theorbo and lute – along with guests, David Morris, viola da gamba, Cynthia Black, violin, and David Walker, theorbo, also serves up a variety of superb English instrumental music, including the exquisite Royal Consorts of Henry Lawes, with a sumptuous instrumental ensemble of two violins, two viols, and two theorbos.