CASANOVA’S SECRET WIFE chosen as one of 2017’s top 10 books set in Venice by Venice Insider
More exciting news: The book is being sold at the Kimbell Art Museum in conjunction with the exhibition Casanova: The Seduction of Europe. The show will travel next to the Fine Arts Museums-Legion of Honor in San Francisco and last stop the Museum of Fine Arts in my home city of Boston!
I’ve now done two events featuring a short talk followed by love songs from the book brought to life by local early music performers. Check out the video below at 25:45 for a heartmelting performance of O leggiadri occhi belli played by Wellesley College musical director Andrew Arceci on viol da gamba with mezzo-soprano Carrie Cheron at The Concord Bookshop; next, in Washington, D.C., the event featured Amy Domingues on viol da gamba with soprano Laura Choi Stuart. If you’ve got a venue in mind I would love to reprise this magical experience for more people: