Pacific MusicWorks is thrilled to bring this spectacular performance of the intimate chamber cantatas of Agostino Steffani to Seattle as part of a 7-City CD release tour. PMW presents this emotionally charged and powerful program dedicated to the music of one of the most important composers between Monteverdi and Handel.
Pacific MusicWorks and Early Music Underground are joining forces to present this series of fun, informal concerts all under the artistic leadership of Henry Lebedinsky at great venues. Enjoy great food, drink, and company, along with adventurous programming and the signature Underground multimedia experience. It's perfect for first-time concertgoers and seasoned fans alike — and a great way to introduce friends to the music you love.
It was the first unqualified operatic masterpiece, full of dramatic word painting, narrative urgency, rich orchestration, and exquisite writing for vocal ensemble.
It’s our Underground season opener! Our crack team of Russian hackers has opened a unique window into the world of 18th century Russian opera at the St. Petersburg court of Catherine the Great.