Supported by generous help from the Turnovsky Endowment Trust

The Tudor Consort celebrates Mexico’s National Day with great 17th century music

By , 15/09/2012
The inspiration for this concert of Mexican music, mainly liturgical, came from its coinciding with Mexico‚Äôs national day, celebrating independence from Spain in 1810 (though not from the economic colonisation by the country to their north). For all the cruelty of the conquistadors towards the pre-Colomban peoples, Spain had nevertheless planted a richer and in some ways a more permanent linguistic, cultural and religious character on the country, in the... read more

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