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Hail, Sweet Love: Devotional Music by Seventeenth-Century Women
August 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 7:00 PM
Ascension Episcopal Parish
1823 SW Spring Street, Portland
Samantha Arten, soprano
Emma Mildred Riggle, organ
Please join us for a recital of sacred early music by women composers, performed by soprano Dr. Samantha Arten of St. Louis University, and organist Emma Mildred Riggle, Minister of Music at Ascension Episcopal Parish. The concert will take place in Ascension’s charming and historic Sanctuary, and will feature our Baroque-style tracker organ. The program will include works by Francesca Caccini, Barbara Strozzi, Claudia Francesca Rusca, Isabella Leonarda, Lucretia Orsina Vizzana, and Maria Francesca Nascimbeni. A reception will follow the performance.
Suggested donation $15