Renaissances: Neuma Vocal Early Music Ensemble

Renaissances: Neuma Vocal Early Music Ensemble
Wed May 11th 2022, 4:00 - 4:45pm
Stanford Memorial Church

Renaissances at Stanford is proud to present the debut performance of the five-voice early music ensemble Neuma on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 4:00 pm. in Memorial Church. Led by Stanford doctoral student Daniel Koplitz, the ensemble will offer a 45-minute program of Marian devotional music that circulated in pre-Reformation England, including Gregorian chant and a medieval carol in addition to polyphonic works by John Dunstable (c. 1390–1453), Nicholas Ludford (c. 1490–bur. 1557), Pierre de la Rue (c. 1452–1518), and William Cornysh (c. 1465–1523).

This event is free and open to the public, and all are welcome to join the singers for an outdoor reception following the performance. [Courtesy of Danny Koplitz]