Jordi Savall is one of the world's true musical pioneers. His searching historical curiosity has shed new light on the changing role music has played in society through the ages.
Jordi Savall Director and Viola da gamba
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War and peace in Baroque Europe: From the Thirty Years War to the Peace of Utrecht
Jordi Savall brings together his three exceptional instrumental and choral ensembles with special guest soloists for a spectacular performance tracing the music of war and peace during one of Europe's most turbulent centuries.
With music both stirring and soothing by composers including Lully, Cavalli, Blow and Handel, as well as traditional music from the Middle East and Eastern Europe, Savall reveals how music has been used to provoke men to fight, and also to console and commemorate in times of peace.
Savall's interpretations are so elegant, sensuous and surprising