I Just Really Want A Theorbo: Review of the First Half of Kansas City Baroque Consortium’s “The Donne, The Dueling, and the Divine”

John Chittum

Sometimes, you look at a program and get excited. Other times a program may appear daunting. Maybe there’s a work you’ve heard of, but have never actually heard. Maybe it’s a program of music you’re not entirely sure if you’ll like. Then there are programs like Kansas City Baroque Consortium’s (KCBC) “The Donne, The Dueling, and the Divine” that elicit both excitement and trepidation.

Issue #2: July 1

We’re starting to get into the “critical” of DiaKCritical in this issue. For July, we explore the canon, using music as a political and social sounding board, concert fatigue, and we take the time to celebrate the anniversaries of more composers you may be surprised about! Click around, have fun, subscribe.