The Octagon Chapel, Colegate,
In praise of the Virgin Mary: Pergolesi’s
setting of the Stabat Mater text, the Concerto Madrigalesco by Vivaldi and
one of his Sonatas al Santo Sepolcro, and a Mystery Sonata by Biber
Subscription tickets for three Bach Players concerts in 2017: £45
online, from Ticket Source or from
and on the door
Kirbye Voices will be singing a programme
of music by Henry Purcell on
The programme will include the Birthday Ode
for Queen Anne “Come ye Sons of Art”, the Jubilate in D,
Entry is free. The retiring collection will
be split between St. Mary’s Church and Kirbye Voices.
Saturday 18 March from to
St Botolph's Church, St Botolph's Church
Thursday 16th March, - Suffolk's Baroque Music, Moyse’s Hall, Bury St Edmunds
A programme of music based around
Friday 31st March, 8pm - Wimpole
Hall, near Cambridge
Brook Street Band has announced its inaugural Handel festival, timed to
coincide with the end of the ensemble’s 20th anniversary year. The festival
is named ‘love: Handel’ and will take place
Handel takes place over two days, with a variety of events spread over the
one includes two concerts, a dance session and a Q&A session with Louis
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
19 March and 29 May, 2017 'Bach Spring' programme
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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