Friday 18 November 2016, Clare College, Cambridge


At the closing of a year that marks the 500th anniversary of the publication of the first edition of Ludovico Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso, and which has seen a number of events and conferences taking place all over the world, this event will be Cambridge’s contribution to celebrate this masterpiece of Italian Renaissance literature

Helena Sanson (Clare College, Cambridge) and Francesco Lucioli (University College Dublin)

The event includes:

The Furioso in Literature, Art and Music
Clare College Latimer Room, 3-5 pm

Abigail Brundin, St Catharine’s College, Cambridge
Francesco Lucioli, University College Dublin
Federica Pich, University of Leeds
Franco Piperno, University of Rome, La Sapienza
Helena Sanson, Clare College, Cambridge

Amore, Magia, Follia in the Orlando Furioso: A Musical Quest
Clare College Chapel, 6 pm

Concert curators:
Adam Cigman-Mark and Anna-Luise Wagner

Adam Cigman-Mark (piano), Royal Academy of Music
Grace Durham (mezzo-soprano), National Opera Studio
Alexander Simpson (countertenor), Royal Academy of Music
Anna-Luise Wagner (soprano), Selwyn College, Cambridge

For a full programme of the concert, see here.

Poster design: Hannah Grace Taylor

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