CU Music presents guest keyboardist David Catalunya

Monday, November 6, 2017 at 8:00pm

Barnes Hall, Auditorium
129 Ho Plaza Cornell University: Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

Guest scholar and historical keyboard specialist David Catalunya demonstrates his reconstructed medieval clavisimbalum, a sort of medieval pianoforte with a wide dynamic range. The selection of pieces covers the wide variety of musical genres represented in the Faenza Codex manuscript from the 14th-15th centuries: Italian madrigals, French virelais, dance music, and the most ornamented and virtuoso settings of sacred music. 

Event Type

Music, Performance

Departments

Department of Music

Tags

Medieval studies

Cost

Free and open to the public; no tickets required.

Contact E-Mail

lag277@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Laurel Gilmer

Contact Phone

607-255-4760

Open To

All

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