The Rhode Island College Early Music Ensemble returns to the Redeemer with a concert on Saturday, April 6 at 7 pm. The RIC Early Music Ensemble is preparing a program of Venetian music, with a special focus on Claudio Monteverdi’s Seventh Book of Madrigals, marking the 400th anniversary of its publication in 1619. In addition, they are featuring several works by Barbara Strozzi (1619-1677), celebrating the 400th anniversary of her birth. The concert will also include Venetian instrumental music by Antonio Vivaldi and others. The concert is free and all ages are invited to this performance.