It's a Locke: OBF/PBO on PT Oct. 19

  • Oct 18, 2010
Tune in to Performance Today on Tuesday October 19th for three selections of incidental music by 17th century composer Matthew Locke. The works were recorded in Beall Concert Hall during Portland Baroque Orchestra's "Purcell and Shakespeare" concert July 3, 2009. The playlist: Matthew Locke: Incidental instrumental music to 'The Tempest' - The Second Musick: Sarabrand - The Third Act Tune: Corant - The Fourth Act Tune: A Martial Jigge Each of the selections is from the 1674 semi-operatic revival loosely based on Shakespeare's original play. The Locke pieces featured the PBO Chamber Ensemble, directed by Monica Huggett. The program airs locally on KWAX-FM 91.1 at 6 am Pacific time. You can hear it online at Performance Today through the week. Read All