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Spring Concert — May Days & Wild Nights: Madrigal Mayhem
May 2011
Allegra Martin, director


Performed by Cantilena and Smaller Ensembles from the chorale:


Thomas Morley (c. 1557–1602): Good Morrow, Fair Ladies of the May
Thomas Weelkes (c. 1575–1673): Thus Sings My Dearest Jewel
      Soloists: Laurie Houle, Laura Henderson, April Austin
   Since Robin Hood
      Soloists: Laurie Houle, Jane Hsu, Allison Clancy,
      Leslie Maiocco, Joan Goodman, Patricia Gnazzo,
      Joan Grisham, Beth Easter
Thomas Morley: What Ails My Darling?
      Soloists: Erin Maloney, Michele Abroff, Emily Ranken
   Love Learns by Laughing
Zoltán Kodály (1882–1967): Négy Olasz Madrigál (Four Madrigals)
   1. Chi vuol veder
   2. Fior scoloriti
   3. Chi d’amor sente
   4. Fuor de la bella caiba
Roger Bourland (1952–): Dickinson Madrigals, Book 2
   I think I was enchanted -- Poetry of Emily Dickinson
   A Solemn thing within the Soul
   Wild Nights!
   The Robin


Performed by Cantilena's Guests: The Winchester High School Chamber Singers:


Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625): The Silver Swan
John Bartlet (1539–1577): Of All The Birds That I Do Know
Josquin des Prez (c. 1450–1521): El Grillo
Orlando di Lasso (1532–1594): O Bella Fusa
William Byrd (c. 1540–1623): Sing Joyfully



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