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Musicke Antiqua Provides 'A Renaissance Feast' At Library- Brevard, NC


December 21, 2017

Ray Adams

Musicke Antiqua performs at the Transylvania County Library during lunch this past Tuesday.

Musicke Antiqua, a group of local performers of music from the Medieval and Renaissance though the Baroque and Modern eras, played "A Renaissance Feast" at the Transylvania County Library Tuesday.

The group performs in period costumes on replicas of a wide variety of early music instruments, including recorders, double reed instruments, strings and percussion.

On Tuesday, they performed Christmas Carols from as early at the 1300s, such as "Personent Hodie" and "Dona Nobis Pacem," as well as more traditional tunes, such as "Joy to the World, " "Hark the Herald Angels Sing" and "Silent N...

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