Gwendolen Martin and Toby Carr - Soprano and Lute Duo

Bewitching songs of the 17th century..  For those who missed the gorgeous Dowland Works concert which closed our concert programme last season, this duo will present another opportunity to savour the beautiful songs of the 17th century as penned by Henry Purcell, John Dowland, Claudio Monteverdi and other contemproaries, including that redoubtable composer Anon.


John Dowland (1563 – 1626)

Disdain me still

All ye whom love and fortune

Tarleton’s Resurrection (lute solo)

Can she excuse my wrongs


Giulio Caccini (1551 – 1618) from Varietie of Lute Lessons published in

England by Robert Dowland

Amarilli, mia bella


Claudio Monteverdi (1567 – 1643)

Quel Sgardo Sdegnosetto


Alessandro Piccinini (1566-1638)

Ciaccona in Partite Varie


Claudio Monteverdi

Ohime, Chi’o Cado


Bellerofonte Castaldi (1580 – 1649)

Una Bocconcino di fantasia

Arpesca Galliarda


Claudio Monteverdi

Exulta Filia

Si Dolce tormento




Henry Purcell

Morning Hymn

Dear pretty Youth

Sweeter than roses


Robert de Visee

Suite in A minor

- Prelude - Allemande - Courante - Gavotte - Chaconne


Pelham Humfrey

Wilt Thou Forgive that sin

Lord, I have sinned


John Blow

The Self-banished


Robert de Visee

Chaconne des Harlequins


Henry Purcell

Music for a while

How long, great god?

Evening Hymn

Event date: 
Sunday, 25 February 2018 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Ticket Prices: 
£12 at the door. Full-time students half-price; accompanied children free
Appleby Public Hall
Boroughgate Appleby-in-Westmorland
CA16 6YB Cumbria
United Kingdom