In the Shadow of the Cross: Spanish Music at the Dawn of Empire
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (BRBL)
121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511
(Location is wheelchair accessible)
The Yale Collegium Musicum presents
IN THE SHADOW OF THE CROSS
Spanish Music at the Dawn of Empire
Love and war between Christians, Moors, Sephardic Jews, Guanches of the Canary Islands, and Native Americans, reflected in Renaissance music by Juan del Encina, Diego Pisador, Miguel de Fuenllana, Luis de Narváez, Juan Vasquez, Don Hernando Franco, Gaspar Fernandes, and traditional sources.
Wednesday, November 14
Free and open to the public. Seating is limited.
The Yale Collegium Musicum and Collegium Players, directed by Grant Herreid, are dedicated to the historically informed performance of music. The group was founded in the 1940s by Paul Hindemith as one of the first ensembles in the United States devoted to early music. Sponsored by the Department of Music and Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, and supported by the Friends of Music at Yale, the Collegium is open to all members of the Yale community.
Open To: General Public
The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.
Temporary Reading Room Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm
The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.