‘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.
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