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The Siren of Heaven

‘The Siren of Heaven’ is a lively introduction to the life and work of ‘La Cecchina’, presented by soprano Juliet Fraser, lutenist Jamie Akers and author Anna Beer. 

Francesca Caccini (1587-1640) held a unique position at the Medici Court in Florence for twenty years. Only one book of her songs has sadly survived. Juliet Fraser will sing a selection of rarely heard songs from the collection alongside stories about the life and times of Francesca Caccini.

Starts: 7:30pm
Tickets: £10 (no discount for Festival Friends)
Venue: Unitarian Meeting House

All ticket revenue after costs and a retiring collection for Bury Water Meadows Group helping to preserve Bury St Edmunds Breathing Spaces.

This event is promoted by Bury Festival

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Event starts
Saturday 20 May, 2017
Event Ends
Saturday 20 May, 2017
Venue
Unitarian Meeting House
Venue Address
Churchgate St, Bury Saint Edmunds
Location

East England, Suffolk

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