Ever since the Renaissance, the lament has fought its way between vocal and instrumental music. It is a lament to death: not his, that of another loved one, a profane or religious lament... The lament conveys a feeling of melancholy and sadness flirting with the indescribable...
Café Zimmermann welcomes countertenor Damien Guillon, an old accomplice, to sing a programme of 17th and 18th century laments, bringing to the forefront both instruments and voice for a journey into German land. Throughout the seasons countertenor Damien Guillon has established himself as one of the best singers of baroque music. As a soloist famous for his musical talents and his pure and radiant tone of voice, he is frequently invited to perform under the direction of renowned conductors. A recording of this programme by Alpha Classics will come out at the beginning of the year 2020.
Lieu : Nieuwe Kerk Spui 175, 2511 BM, La Haye
Réservations : https://denhaag.com/fr/event/103415/cafe-zimmerman-damian-guillon-lamento