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Early Music Concerts 2010-2011

Early Music Concerts 2010-2011: (US) La Donna Musicale celebrates Women’s History Month with the modern premiere performance of “Sofonisba” by 18th-century Italian composer Maria Teresa Agnesi.

Contributed by Musicale on Feb 28, 2011

Sophonisba: Heroic Queen.

Don't miss this tale of power, love, honor, and death presented by a cast of star singers and musicians in this extraordinary concert! March 25, Boston, MA & March 26, Arlington, MA. This is the first “opera seria” written by a woman composer.

Boston – La Donna Musicale will celebrate Women’s History Month with the performance of highlights from Sofonisba, a story of power, love, lust and pride by 18th-century Italian composer Maria Teresa Agnesi. This performance also celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Early Music America (EMA), the North American service organization for the field of Early Music.

Sophonisba: Heroic Queen

Friday, March 25 at 7 PM
Gordon Chapel at Old South Church
645 Boylston Street, Boston MA 

Saturday, March 26 at 7 PM
First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
630 Massachusetts Ave., Arlington, MA

Please visit www.ladm.org  for more information