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20 | NOVA EUROPA, or, which world is the old one?
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Music from American, African, and Asian sources, and their influence on European compositional style

Saturday, 15.10.2016, 20:00 Uhr | Dresden, Loschwitzer Kirche

20 | NOVA EUROPA, or, which world is the old one?

In this concert, our notions of old and new will be properly shaken up. That is primarily due to the passionate and emotional whirlwinds emanating from the young ensemble,SecondaPrat!ca. At the same time, the program invites us to question our usage of the terms Old and New World. “Nova Europa” – these are songs and dances of the “old” continents of America, Africa, and Asia that are prepared to fire up the “holy earnestness” of European music history. A spirited evening, one that shows how rewarding it is to not stop at the boundaries of Europe while considering music history.

At the renowned Baroque Festival Ambronay in 2014, the young musicians captivated their audience who responded with rapturous applause, at the same time they were convincing to a distinguished international jury; in 2015, they gave a highly acclaimed premiere at the Handel Festival in Göttingen. Today, the Ensemble SecondaPrat!ca are among the first graduates of a new European elite program, “EEEmerging”, for up-and-coming musicians in the field of early-music.

This concert is presented in cooperation with the international scholarship program EEEmerging.


Das besondere Angebot


A special offer for students
For 5,00 €, each young and curious person can participate, s/he just has to have a student ID!
The Junior!_Card allows free seating in all sections according to capacity


Buy 6 tickets and receive a 10% rebate: if you buy 6 or more tickets in one order, you’ll receive a rebate of 10%. – Guided-tours are not included.


Buy 10 tickets and receive a 15% rebate: If you buy at least 10 tickets in one order, you’ll receive a rebate of 15% off of the ticket price. – Guided-tours are not included.


Are you arriving in company? Please ask us about our special conditions for group discounts! These tickets can be booked over the Geschäftsstelle der Mitteldeutschen Barockmusik e.V. [see contact page]

econda Prat!ca Ensemble
Sofia Pedro, soprano
Sophia Patsi, mezzosoprano
Emilio Aguilar, tenor
JoãoPaixão, baritone
AsukaSumi, violin
Julie Stalder, viola da gamba and bass
Fernando Aguado, harpsichord

Nuno Atalia, artistic director and flute
Jonatan Alvarado, artistic adviser, tenor and guitar

Tickets: 21,- € | 16,- € | 11,- € | Junior!: 5,- €