Gwendolyn Toth is the director of the New York City-based early music ensemble, ARTEK, and a soloist on early keyboards (organ, harpsichord, fortepiano). She is married to harpsichordist Dongsok Shin, and they have three children.
In September, 2011, ARTEK performed madrigals from book 4 and 5 at Drew University. Here is a video of a set using Guarini's Il Pastor Fido texts, Book 5: Ch'io t'ami; Deh, bella e cara; and Ma tu piu che mai dura. Laura Heimes, soprano; Barbara Hollinshead, mezzo-soprano; Ryland Angel, countertenor; Philip Anderson, tenor; Peter Becker, bass-baritone.