Voice Masterclass with Emma Kirkby and Jakob Lindberg

Dame Emma Kirkby, soprano
Saturday, November 5, 2022

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Florence Harkness Memorial Chapel
Free and open to the public

Event Details/Summary

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Dame Emma Kirkby, one of the world’s greatest and most influential sopranos and a driving force of the “early music revival” will give a masterclass for vocal students from the Case Western Reserve University Historical Performance Practice program. 

Members of the community are invited to the performance Saturday, Nov. 5, at 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM in Harkness Chapel.

Kirkby’s career spans nearly 50 years and a discography of more than 100 recordings. This masterclass will be given with Swedish lutenist Jakob Lindberg, Kirkby’s long-time musical partner.

Focusing on 17th century English song, works performed will include Dowland, Purcell, Blow, and Ives.

Inquiries: Peter Bennett, Head of Historical Performance <lpb4@case.edu>

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