Holy Trinity, Long Melford
Sunday 19 November,
Music for the Habsburg Emperors
are delighted to return to Long Melford in November, and will perform
They will be joined by I Musici Della Contessa, a six-part renaissance instrumental ensemble, comprising two cornetts, three sackbuts and curtal.
Tickets will be available from the Theatre Royal Box Office in Bury St Edmunds.
weekend of 25th and 26th November we present 'An Elizabethan Christmas' at
two beautiful National Trust properties. We begin at Oxburgh Hall Chapel,
performance of Handel's great work The Messiah in the historic Senate House
This exclusive event will feature an intimate chamber performance of Handel’s Messiah by Candlelight in a perfect setting in the run up to Christmas. Hear some of Handel’s greatest music performed by top young professional singers and on period instruments.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served in the interval.
all priced at £20 and £10 in the side chapel. They are limited in number so
early booking is essential to avoid disappointment. You can book online here:
Cambridge Early Music concerts –
this widely acclaimed series features leading ensembles and soloists, and runs
throughout the year, supplementing the summer schools. Details of the programme
are available on the website.
The summer schools have a Bursary scheme to assist students, and contributions are invited. Click here for details.
Easter at King’s – a popular series of Easter concerts and services with a substantial Early Music element, in and around
12 November, 6pm, Sudbury St Peter’s:
Reformation and Counter-Reformation
10 December, 6pm, Dedham St Mary’s: Gabriel’s Message
Baroque – specializing
in original and lively interpretations of music by popular and less well known
Musick Rediscover’d – Kathleen Berg and Alan Morris perform music from about 1550 to 1800, in costume.
The King of Hearts, Norwich
NR3 1LJ – this has now closed down, but the building remains available for hire
and concerts. Details of the building
and the Anteros Arts Foundation which now runs it
The East Anglian Academy – for those interested in the organ and early keyboard music
A series of concerts is presented each year in Framlingham and the surrounding area.
Eboracum Baroque put on many Early Music
Chamber Opera is a venture at
In 2007 the initial opera was Handel’s Xerxes (review).
In 2009 Monteverdi's Orfeo was performed over five nights plus a matinée at the ADC Theatre in
In 2012 Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas was performed in an all-student production.
Cambridge Handel Opera was founded with the intention of presenting fully-staged productions of Handel’s operas, in English, every two years in the West Road Concert Hall. Recent productions have included Ariodante, Agrippina and Atalanta.
The Company has been wound up in its present form upon the retirement of Andrew Jones. It is hoped to establish a new Company with similar aims if a new Musical Director can be found.
Out of area
South West London
Loki Music is run by
William Summers, an EEMF member. It organises concerts and education events
involving historically informed music, working with experienced musicians and
teachers to run performances, coaching sessions and workshops. The principal
venues are Lovekyn Chapel [Kingston Grammar School - opposite main School
building - London Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 6PY] and Garrick's Temple to
Shakespeare, Garrick's Lawn, Hampton [very near TW12 2EA].
Early Music Performers in East Anglia
Early Dance groups
West Gallery Quires,
Waits and the like
Music – a
web diary of classical music concerts and events in
– a listing of early-ish music and other events in
gerontius – searchable directories of UK choirs and choral concerts, including Early Music events
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