30th Anniversary

The Count – Music of Oswald von Wolkenstein

PERFORMANCES AND TICKETS

*preconcert chat 30 minutes before the concert – seats are not reserved

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About the Program

Put down your program, sit back, and relax! Enjoy the gorgeous vocal and instrumental music by this 14th Century German nobleman, knight, and world traveler. Our multi-media performance features our trademark lavish visual displays, with supertitles included so you won’t miss one poetic foot!

Special guests Consort founding director Mary Springfels and founding member Drew Minter join our ensemble of early harps, fiddles, winds and voices for this very special medieval extravaganza.

THE MUSICIANS

(view our Artist page for full bios)
Special Guests
Mary Springfels, vielle, gittern,
and Drew Minter, voice, harp

David Douglass, rebec and vielle
Ellen Hargis, voice
Allison Munro, vielle and rebec *
Debra Nagy, voice, harp, winds
*Young Artist Mentorship Program Participant

pre-concert chat 30 minutes before the concert

Thank you to our sponsors

CityArts
DCASE
Elizabeth F. Cheny Foundation
Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Logan Center for the Arts
Paul M Angel Family Foundation
Supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Supported by The MacArthur Funds for Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
The University of Chicago Department of Music
UChicago Arts