Voces Feminarum – Music by, about and for women

Voces Feminarum – Music By, About and For Women,

From West and East, 9th – 18th centuries

Hear the brilliant gifts of historic women composers, and passionate music written about women, spanning a millennium from Europe and around the Mediterranean. Melos is joined by Dr. George Sawa, qanun; Sadaf Amini, santur; and historian and percussionist, Suzanne Meyers Sawa, who will shed light on women in historic music of the Arab world.

Includes works by Hildegard, Strozzi and Cozzolani: songs of love and motherhood from West and East, highlighted by historic readings.

With generous support from

      
     

  • Voces Feminarum- Captivating woman image, by artist Rene Milot