Concert Review: Gazpacho Andaluz/The Renaissance Players
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Concert Review: Gazpacho Andaluz/The Renaissance Players

Gazpacho Andaluz The Renaissance Players, The Great Hall, Sydney University, October 5th, 2014 A shot of gazpacho was the perfect antidote to a sweltering Sydney Sunday afternoon as The Renaissance Players directed by founder Winsome Evans, BEM, OAM, presented Gazpacho Andaluz within the cooling stones of the Great Hall at Sydney University. The Renaissance Players…

The Making Of The Pilgrimage To Montserrat – Winsome Evans Talks
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The Making Of The Pilgrimage To Montserrat – Winsome Evans Talks

  Located about 45 km northwest of Barcelona, the Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria de Montserrat which dates back to at least 1025, rises dizzyingly to the skies, clinging to the jagged face of the eponymous mountain. Riding up the rock to the monastery  in the Aeri (cable car), we were transported 1,350-metres, through gradients of…

The Renaissance Players Record Pilgrimage to Montserrat
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The Renaissance Players Record Pilgrimage to Montserrat

  The Renaissance Players’ latest double CD, Pilgrimage to Montserrat, is a welcome opportunity for 21st century listeners to hear a richly varied, yet stylistically true reconstruction of the songs that medieval pilgrims may have played to each other en route to discover the miracles of Montserrat.  Pilgrimage to Montserrat, music from the Iberian Peninsula, brings Winsome…