Boston Early Music Festival Presents: Orlando Consort
Voices Appeared: A live soundtrack to accompany the 1928 film La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc
After a storied 35-year career, the singers of the Orlando Consort make their FINAL PERFORMANCE one to remember with their beloved “Voices Appeared” program. The members of this legendary vocal ensemble provide a live soundtrack of music from the early 15th century to accompany a screening of Dreyer’s 1928 silent-film masterpiece, La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc with its unforgettably harrowing performance from Renée Jeanne Falconetti. This program has been presented more than 60 times across the globe and features breathtaking performances of the music of Dufay, Binchois, and a selection of hidden gems of the period. You won’t want to miss this celebration of these peerless artists and timeless music!