Workshops/Festivals 2008

Workshops/Festivals 2008: (BE) Flanders Festival-Antwerp (August 23-31/2008)

Contributed by Admin on Jul 17, 2008

The Flanders Festival-Antwerp offers a unique programme of concerts and educational initiatives. The organisation's main focus is o­n HIP music, a.k.a. Historically Informed performance. Ever wondered how medieval or renaissance music may have sounded? Our festival is the place to find out! ....
Laus Polyphoniae is o­ne of the most important European festivals in its genre. Since 1994 this early music event has taken place annually during the last weeks of August. Each edition brings into focus a certain repertoire or a certain composer. This music is then toroughly explored by internationally reputed musicians who form the ensemble in residence.In 2008 Laus Polyphoniae will focus o­n the musical repertoire of the Hanseatic League. The festival starts o­n August the 23rd. ... "

Visit Flanders Festival-Antwerp website for more information. (ed.)