I Am Woman, Hear Me Sing

Mar 7, 2017

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Celebrate International Women's Day on Wednesday, March 8 at 6 PM, when Classical IPR presents "I Am Woman, Hear Me Sing," a program about music written and performed by women. Produced by WFIU's Harmonia, the program explores the music of 16th-century Italian nun Raffaella Aleotti, the first nun to have her work published. Then, Trio Mediaeval goes to 13th-century England with their reconstruction of a Lady Mass. Then, hear music from the tradition of the female troubadour as well as a performance of Hildegard’s music by the ensemble Sequentia.