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322 My Lord Chamberlains ConsortCelebrate the warmth and beauty of the midwinter season with a round of traditional songs, carols, noels, and instrumental dances arranged for lutes, voices, viol, recorder, and harp.

Active since 1997, My Lord Chamberlain's Consort specializes in programs of Elizabethan lute song. The Consort has won praise for its lively and imaginative approach to this repertoire, its refined ensemble singing, and the variety and originality of its arrangements for voices, lutes, harps, viols, cittern, and recorder.

Philip Anderson, tenor
Grant Herreid, baritone, countertenor, lute, recorder
Rosamund Morley, viols
Andy Rutherford, lute
Marcia Young, soprano and harp

 

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier for anyone seeking a respite from the midtown hustle and bustle. Ensembles are chosen by a jury of early-music specialists from the metropolitan area.

Location:
The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Church
50th St. and Park Avenue

Time: 1:15-2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.