Giovanna Pessi & Céline Scheen
This wonderful concert brings you a wonderful and varied program centered around the human voice and the harp. As part of the ‘Festival de Saintes’ 2014, soprano Céline Scheen and harpist Giovanna Pessi present a beautiful concert of stunning early repertoire at the impressive Abbaye aux Dames in the French commune of Saintes. From Claudio Monteverdi to Barbara Strozzi, well-known and lesser-known composers are featured in this performance. Enjoy the sweet melancholy of these early music pieces, and discover just how surprisingly modern this music turns out to be.