On 28 April 2018, the cciMB 2018 Festival will feature a special evening of early music, performed by ensemble The Schola Alumni of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, the most famous educational institution for early music and the largest of its kind. Coming over especially from Switzerland, the ensemble under the direction of Marc Lewon (lute, gittern) will present J'ay pris amours a ma devise. Vocal and instrumental music of the 15th Century. The other performing artists are Grace Newcombe (voice), Ricardo Leitão Pedro (voice, lute), Claire Piganiol (harp) and Paul Kieffer (lute).
Photo: The Schola Alumni (Marc Lewon, Grace Newcombe, Paul Kieffer photo © Susanna Drescher)