Ignea Strata

Ignea Strata is a Kansas City-based vocal quartet specializing both early and contemporary music. Performing rarely-heard repertoire from the middle ages and renaissance, Ignea Strata marries meticulous scholarship to a creative and imaginative approach to modern performance.

Ignea Strata was founded in 2016 by vocalists Lucy Conklin, Joanna Ehlers, Kirsten Hyde, and Artistic Director Leslee Wood. Currently in their third season, Ignea Strata has been praised for its “fine performers,

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  • Salve Virgo Singularis by Francisco Layolle, recorded live in concert January 2017

  • Lobpreis der Liebe, op. 72, mvt IV by Knut Nystedt, recorded live in concert May 2017

  • Recordare Virgo Mater by Josquin des Pres, recorded live in concert January 2017

  • \'Say Over Again\' from Sonnets from the Portuguese by L.V. Wood. World premiere performance, recorded live in concert, May 2017.