Bridging the ancient to the present with exotic songs, compelling dances and virtuosic improvisations, ALBA Consort evokes the haunting melodies and dynamic rhythms of the Iberian Peninsula, as well as music from its Middle Eastern and European neighbors, in a time when Christian, Jewish and Muslim cultures flourished together.
"They performed a program that was built of… deftly interwoven instrumental lines, and full of distinct cultural influences… drew the audience into what proved to be a fascinating performance." – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
7:30 pm concert
Earthly Love, Divine Love
Medieval and baroque, secular and non-secular, love songs from Europe and the Mediterranean.