WOU Early Music Ensemble March 11

Aimee Larsen-AmendJoin us Sunday, March 11 from 3 to 5 pm at UUCS for a program of early baroque music. The WOU Early Music Ensemble presents Laudate Dominum, seventeenth-century music from Italy, Germany, and England. The program includes sacred and secular vocal music by Monteverdi, Schütz, and Gibbons, as well as instrumental music by Frescobaldi, Scheidt, and Thomkins. A $10 donation to benefit music programs is suggested.

This program features Aimée Larsen-Amend, soprano. Aimée is a Salem-based director, musician and vocalist. She holds a Masters in Music from Western Oregon University and has been a performer in the Willamette Valley for over 25 years. Aimée has been overseeing the Music Ministry at UUCS as the Director of Music since 2014.

The Western Oregon University Early Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. Dirk Freymuth. is a chamber group specializing in the music of the renaissance and baroque eras. The group is comprised of students from Western Oregon University, together with frequent guest appearances by professional musicians from around the region.