If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On! - The Music of Shakespeare's Plays

Austin Troubadours with historical instruments in period dress
Austin Troubadours present "If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On!" – The Music of Shakespeare's Plays. Courtesy of Austin Troubadours

This unique program for audiences of all ages offers songs and dances mentioned or alluded to in the plays of William Shakespeare, including As You Like ItThe Tempest and Hamlet. The Austin Troubadours will present their historically informed performance with authentic instruments and period costumes, along with dances from the period such as jigs, pavanas and almans. Featured at the concert are soprano Jenifer Thyssen, Neli Vujisic on harpsichord, Victor Eijkhout on recorders and crumhorn, Bruce Colson on baroque violin, percussionist Oliver Rajamani, John Walters on viola da gamba and Slobodan Vujisic on the lute. 

Event Details


9.6.13 | 8:00 pm


First Unitarian Universalist Church
4700 Grover Ave.
Austin, TX 78756

Ticket Info

Tickets: $10-$20