Joel Cohen, Music Director
Le Tournoi (Tournament) de Chauvency written circa 1285 by the
French poet Jacques Bretel, is a narration of a courtly celebration in the
Our performance will capture a day’s festivities. Daylight is the domain of men, who joust and fight in ritual encounters; when night falls, women converse in music and dance, far from the masculine violence of the daytime. Mutual desire aroused during the day culminates in the evening’s rites --aggressive and courtly, passionate and playful. Join us for these North American première performances!
These concerts are sponsored in part by:
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Ronald G. Vigue, Exec. Dir.,