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Incendium Amoris: music from a mystical manuscript

Incendium Amoris: music from a mystical manuscript
383 Huron Street, St. Thomas's Anglican Church
Time: Feb 26th, 8:00 pm End: Feb 26th, 10:00 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Music, Faculty of , Medieval Studies (FAS), 1200-1500
Concert by Sine Nomine

Sine Nomine, the ensemble-in-residence of the Pontifical Institute for Mediaeval Studies, is pleased to present:

Incendium amoris: Music from a mystical manuscript

Music figured prominently in the mysticism of the English hermit, Richard Rolle (d.1349). It's not surprising then, that a body of music is attached to one of the manuscripts of his Melos amoris. Although most of the composers are unknown, John Dunstaple, John Plummer, and possibly Leonel Power are represented. Sine Nomine, in collaboration with Fordham University scholar Andrew Albin, explores the relationship between Rolle's text and the music which enriches it.

This is a ticketed event: $20 adults/$15 students, seniors, unwaged.  Single-ticket sales are handled by the University of Toronto box office, UofTtix at (416) 978-8849. Phone and in-person sales are available 11-5, Monday-Friday, and online sales are available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

For more information about subscription sales, please contact Sine Nomine at (416) 638-9445 or by email at sinenominetoronto@gmail.com.

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