York Early Music Festival Event 2

Friday 7 July 6.00pm – 6.30pm
Free to those attending The City Musick
Venue: Rymer Auditorum, University of York

In the early 1970s David Munrow and The Early Music Consort of London took the disparate sound worlds of Renaissance instrumental consorts and created a ‘big band’ to record exhilarating sequences of 16th century dance music full of colour and imagination. William Lyons, director of The City Musick, recalls the impact of those ground-breaking recordings and assesses their place in the history of historical performance.

Event Date: 07/07/2023 6:00 pm

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