Easy as Lying: Music for Shakespeare's Birthday

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Join Seven Times Salt for a musical bash in honor of William Shakespeare's 450th birthday! We'll present some of the songs he mentions by name as well as works by his musical contemporaries, interspersed with choice excerpts from the plays. Works by Morley, Ferrabosco, Byrd, Dowland, and Robert Johnson, dances from the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts, and a saucy ballad or two. Afterwards, enjoy a celebratory drink and birthday cake in honor of the Bard.

Karen Burciaga - violin & treble viol
Daniel Meyers - recorders, flute & percussion
Josh Schreiber Shalem - bass viol
Matthew Wright - lute & cittern

With special guests:
Julia Cavallaro, mezzo-soprano
Michael Barrett, tenor & recorder