This program explores the underplayed repertoire of five-part string music from the seventeenth and late sixteenth centuries. Witness a diversity of national styles from Italy to Austria and luxuriate in the rich textures of this music that is full of surprises and invention.
New Amsterdam Consort is an emerging New York City based string ensemble consisting of students and alumni of The Juilliard School. Its bread and butter is the wealth of beautiful and often overlooked consort-style music of the seventeenth century.
Robert Warner, harpsichord and director
Isabelle Seula Lee, violin
Rachell Wong, violin
Daniel McCarthy, viola
Andrew Gonzalez, viola
Keiran Campbell, cello