Starting in 1995 Ensemble Villancico has toured more than thirty countries with its Early World Music repertoire - foremost Latin American baroque music and early music with links to the Nordic region. With joyful intensity and first class musical qualities the group has gained a reputation world-wide as a leading interpreter in its genre.
Time again for the ensemble for a South American tour - in this opportunity to Ecuador and Colombia. Invited by the Festival de Música Sacra in Quito and the Banco de la República in Bogotá, the ensemble offers three concerts on March 26, 27 and 28.
Villancico thanks Kulturrådet and the Karlsson Játiva familiy for their support, that made these events possible. More info here:
From February 10th you can listen to Villancico's concert recorded live in i Kempen, Germany, 26th of January by the WDR - (West German Radio):
Saturday 19 November 2pm Ensemble Villancico and Peter Pontvik present the brand new edition "The Jungle Book of the Baroque - Early World Music in Latin America", in a workshop directed at choir conductors and church musicians. Inscription: at the latest 13 November at firstname.lastname@example.org (limited number of places).