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Don Quixote's Excellent Adventures

Sunday, May 21 at 6pm

Zilkha Hall / Hobby Center For The Performing Arts

One of history’s greatest literary figures, Don Quixote has inspired many musical works over the years, from Renaissance songs to a Broadway musical. Ars Lyrica’s 2016/17 season finale features core string players and singers in a pan-European survey of Baroque music devoted to this Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha.

Henry Purcell, Incidental Music to Don Quixote
Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, Ballet on Don Quichotte (excerpts)
Songs by Juan del Encina
Georg Philipp Telemann, Don Quixote Suite