Songs About Hope: Esperance & Amors in the 14th century

Blue Heron

Music by Guillaume de Machaut, Jacob Senleches & others, including a complex of interrelated pieces connecting Machaut’s Remede de Fortune (c. 1340) to a handful of works in the hypnotic, late 14th-century style known as the Ars subtilior via the anonymous rondeau Esperance.

Pre-concert talk by Michael Cuthbert (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) at 7:15 PM / Doors and box office open at 7:00 PM
, 8:00 pm

First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
11 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA
United States