[Aœde Consort Performance Archive]

Aœde Consort and The New Opera present:

Henry Purcell: Dido and Æneas

Keith Kibler, artistic director – Dan Foster, conductor

Friday, May 29, 2009, at 8:00 p.m.

Chapin Hall, Williams College
Williamstown, MA 01267

$15 / students free

Dido – Vivien Shotwell
Æneas – Woodrow Bynum
Sorceress – Keith Kibler
Ensemble – Aoede Consort

Lisa Rautenberg, violin
André Laurent O’Neil, violoncello
Dan Foster will conduct from the harpsichord

Aoede Consort is thrilled to join The New Opera in a production of Henry Purcell’s dramatic masterpiece, Dido and Æneas. Come to Williamstown and enjoy first class singing from a cast headed up by Vivien Shotwell, 2009 regional finalist in the Metropolitan Opera contest.

Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
Henry Purcell (1659–1695)


The New Opera