“The Seventh Annual Troubadour and Trobairitz Production

When:
July 17, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2016-07-17T15:00:00-04:00
2016-07-17T16:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free

 

toubadour“The Seventh Annual Troubadour and Trobairitz production of poems, songs and music from 12th and 13th Southern France.

Sunday, July 17, from 3:00-4:30, the West Tisbury Library presents the seventh annual Troubadour and Trobairitz production of poems, songs and music from 12th and 13th Southern France. This event is free and open to the public

This production brings together Island poets and actors and professional singers and musicians in a performance of poems and songs selected from 2000 poems by 400 troubadours and a lesser number by the trobairitz, the women troubadours. Poems are read then sung to the accompaniment of music played on medieval instruments.