Early Music Concerts in
conducted by ROBERT HOLLINGWORTH (I Fagiolini)
de Rore’s Missa
Praeter rerum seriem alongside motets by Willaert and Josquin
Also virtuoso music for violin, cornett and organ
Sat 26th September,
Tickets £16/£12 from bit.ly/DPVenice and on the door
Further info at www.deprofundis.org.uk
The Octagon Chapel, Colegate, Norwich NR3 1BN
Music by three predecessors of J.S. Bach as
Kantor at St Thomas’s in Leipzig – Schein, Schelle, Kuhnau – and the first
cantata that Bach composed for his new job there: the magnificent ‘Die
Elenden sollen essen’
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
Norwich Baroque – specializing in original and lively
interpretations of music by popular and less well known Baroque composers
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.
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 Cambridge.
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.
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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