The Wishing Tree
From the roots of choral singing to the flowering of a tradition The natural world has always proved to be a plentiful source of inspiration for composers; exploring a relationship between old and new, playful and profound, The Gesualdo Six present an exhibition of some of the finest vocal consort works in a varied sequence that is sure to inspire and delight audiences alike.
“The Gesualdo Six are outstanding, shifting impeccably from renaissance polyphony to twenty-first century music.”— Seen and Heard International
The Gesualdo Six is an award-winning British vocal ensemble comprising some of the UK’s finest consort singers, directed by Owain Park. Praised for their imaginative programming and impeccable blend, the ensemble formed in 2014 for a performance of Gesualdo’s Tenebrae Responsories in Cambridge and has gone on to perform at numerous major festivals across the UK, Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.