The Coronation of Poppea, Ryedale Festival 2014


Coronation Poppea

Read Melanie Eskenazi, of Music OMH, on our performance in Monteverdi’s “The Coronation of Poppea” at the Ryedale Festival in 2014.

“The instrumentalists – the excellent Eboracum Baroque, unflappably directed by Chris Parsons, who also plays a mean trumpet – are placed behind the singers yet the balance is very well judged and maintained, and even in this cavernous acoustic it was possible to distinguish nearly every word of John Warrack’s new translation, which was lively, idiomatic and as musical as you would expect.”

The full article can be found here.




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