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(UK) Colin Booth, Early Keyboard Instruments

Contributed by Admin on May 10, 2011

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Colin Booth has been a harpsichordist and harpsichord-maker for more than 30 years. Colin Booth has sold around 300 instruments worldwide, and can point to an unusually large proportion of these sales, to Early Music professionals, and harpsichordists in particular.


(US) The End of Early Music: A Period Performer's History of Music for the Twenty-First Century (Book)

Contributed by Admin on May 10, 2011
Of interest to our readers? Part history, part explanation of early music, this book also plays devil's advocate, criticizing current practices and urging experimentation. Haynes, a veteran of the movement, describes a vision of the future that involves improvisation, rhetorical expression, and composition. Written for musicians and non-musicians alike.


(CA) Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute (2011 June 2-15)

Contributed by Admin on May 09, 2011
The Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute is led by some of the world's finest musicians in the field of baroque performance. The Institute is held at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto.
 

(US) Flowers For Mother’s Day (Harmonia Episode-Recording) (2011 May 9)

Contributed by Admin on May 09, 2011
“Mother’s Day is a special day set aside to honor our mothers. In the United States, the second Sunday of May is traditionally when it’s celebrated. Around the world it can be observed at varying times of the year.
 

(US) Myths & Allegories (Les Délices Concerts) (2011 May 14-15)

Contributed by Admin on May 09, 2011
We're thrilled to present guest soprano Clara Rottsolk this weekend in Myths & Allegories, a fabulous new program of instrumental and vocal chamber music inspired by Homer's Odyssey.
 

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