Hold thy Peace!!
Songs and Dances of Shakespeare - June 4, 2016

Madregalia!! and the Pastyme Consort present "Hold thy Peace!!", a concert of songs and dances associated with Shakespeare, on Saturday, June 4th, at 7:30 p.m. at All Saints' Episcopal Church, Dolores and Ninth in Carmel. With songs from Twelfth Night to the Tempest to Hamlet, this concert in Madregalia's 13th year explores the music associated with Shakespeare and the plays, with lively madrigals, part songs and solos sung a cappella and with the Pastyme Consort of violas da gamba, recorders, and drums. Short reception to follow, freewill donations at door. Facebook event link: Hold thy Peace!!

Our program:

  • The Moor's Dance (Susato)
  • It was a Lover and his Lass (Morley)
  • My Bonnie Lass (Morley)
  • Ah, Robin (Cornysh)
  • Helas, Madame (Henry VIII)
  • O Deathe, rock me asleep (attr. Boleyn)
  • Flora gave me Fairest Flowers (Wilbye)
  • On the Plains, Fairy Trains (Weelkes)
  • The Fairie Round (Holborne)
  • Almaine: The Honie-Suckle (Holborne)
  • Full Fathom Five (R. Johnson)
  • Where the Bee sucks (R. Johnson)
  • Hold thy Peace (pub. Ravenscroft)
  • Farewell dear love (Anon.)
  • Fine knacks for Ladies (Dowland)
  • The King of Denmark's Galliard (Dowland)
  • Unquiet Thoughts (Dowland)
  • Faction that ever dwells (Dowland)
  • My Lord of Oxenford's Maske (Morley)
  • O mistress mine (arr. Morley)
  • The cries of London (Gibbons)
  • Greensleeves to a ground (Finger)
  • Pastyme with good companye (King Henry VIII)

Hold thy Peace!

Prior Concerts

"Hold thy Peace!!" is Madregalia!!'s seventh public concert. For the programs of our prior concerts, please take a look at our Repertory page.