"Library Music Live: Songs from Mendel Music Library," Feb. 15

Posted: Wednesday, 9 January 2019 - 10:38am

Library Music Live, poster

The Princeton University Library presents a live performance of music from Mendel Music Library's locked collection. Repertoire includes cantatas by G.B. Bononcini from a 1721 engraving, part of our Music Treasures at Princeton collection; piano and vocal selections from our 19th-Century Sheet Music Collection; and art songs by Alexander Russell, the first Frick Professor of Music for Princeton University.

POSTER TEXT:

Library Music Live
Songs from Mendel Library's locked collection
Music Collections from Princeton University Library
Friday, February 15, 2019 
7:30 p.m.
Lee Music Room, Lewis Arts Complex

Vocals, piano, violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord
Cantatas by
G.B Bononcini
19th century sheet music
Art songs by Alexander Russell

Free and open to the public. 

Media contact: Barbara Valenza, Library Communications Manager