In the late 18th century it was fashionable for nobles in German-speaking lands to employ a harmonie. Featuring the SSO woodwinds performing works of Mozart and Beethoven!
This program looks at the story behind one of the most well-known folk-tunes ever written – Greensleeves. If like this song – you’re in the right place!
This program, our second installment of Music in the Time of Plague, looks at 17th century Italy, and specifically, the Italian Plague of 1629-1631. Delight in the sounds of authentic lute performances in true 17th century style!
Today is not the first-time that whole societies have had to adapt to a pandemic. In today’s program we look at 17th century England and the Great Plague of London.
Christmas wouldn’t be complete without music! Get into the holiday spirit with the SSO, as we celebrate the season Stratford Style!
Imagine you are in Venice’s San Marco Basilica, everything is lit by candles, and you are surrounded by the beautiful sounds of brass!