Bending the Rules for BBC Radio 3
Published: 10th November 2015
The Marian Consort featured as part of BBC Radio 3’s line-up for the 2015 Free Thinking: Festival of Ideas in Gateshead this weekend, performing in the wonderful acoustic of St Mary’s Heritage Centre. The concert we gave was recorded for the Early Music Show and took as its theme ‘Bending the Rules’, featuring works by Carlo Gesualdo, Jacob Handl, Giaches de Wert, Luzzasco Luzzaschi and William Byrd, with Rory discussing the music with presenter Lucie Skeaping.
The concert is now available on BBC Iplayer Radio and can be listened to by clicking here.
If you’d like to hear more Gesualdo, The Marian Consort will be performing his music throughout the UK in 2016: for more information, please visit our Concerts page.< Back to News