Thursday 5 October,
20th anniversary concert
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750):
Cantata ‘Weichet nur betrübte Schatten’, BWV202
a selection of fugues from the Art of Fugue, BWV1080
Cantata ‘Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen’, BWV 51
Adrian Woodward trumpet
Nicolette Moonen violin / director
Tickets: £17.50 & £12.50 Students: £5 (on the door only) Under-18s: free
from Ticket Source or from
and on the door
renowned American vocal ensemble Blue Heron, which recently completed a 5-CD
set called “one of the most important early choral projects of our time"
(D. James Ross, Early Music Review), will visit the
these historic concerts featuring the neglected music of the Peterhouse partbooks
Blue Heron will perform parts of the exhilarating, mysterious Missa sine nomine by an unnamed composer, Hugh Aston’s gorgeous Ave Maria dive matris Anne, and more.
Saturday, October 7 at
Presented by Camerata Musica
Tickets: £45/£35, £35/£30, £20/£15, student tickets £10/£5
http://www.cameratamusica.org.uk/ Tel: 01223 300085
Sunday, October 8 at
The Great Hall, Lambeth Palace Library, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7JU
Pre-concert talk by Nick Sandon at , concert to follow immediately thereafter.
Presented by The Friends of Lambeth Palace Library
http://blueheroninlondon.brownpapertickets.com Tel: 0800 411 8881
information about Blue Heron, visit www.blueheron.org
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,
exclusive performance of Handel's great work The Messiah in the historic
Senate House in
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
Artistic Director: Peter Holman MBE
29 May: 'Bach Spring' programme
25 August – 28 August: The Suffolk Villages Festival weekend
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 concerts in
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
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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