Calmus Ensemble Leipzig
Pre-Concert Lecture presented by David Crook, Professor of Musicology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
A merchant from the town of Jena is saved from a mysterious disaster in 1616, and thankfully he commissions 16 composers from the area of Leipzig to write a piece about Psalm 116. Calmus Ensemble Leipzig performs a selection of these compositions.
Please also join us for a FREE Pre-Concert Lecture presented by Professor Crook at 6:30pm in 2650 Mosse Humanities Building.
"Bible Reading and Musical Exegesis in 16th Century Germany"