Five Spice is a recorder quintet that consists of Emily Bannister, Patricia Roa Johansen, Margarida Yokochi, Daniel Scott & Nina Altenburger.

Subjects of pain and suffering have long been central to artistic expression. Music’s ability to evoke emotion is often unparalleled. In this programme MelancoliaImaginativa examines the different facets of the Melancholic state; from heartbreak to sacred devotion. 

Melancolia ImaginativaA state of Melancoly that artists are subject to; ‘imagination’ predominates over ‘mind’ or ‘reason’