(US) Red Priest: Going for Baroque and Winning Fans (Concert - 2010 October 28)

Contributed by Admin on Oct 13, 2010
Early music has considerable postmodern appeal for recorder virtuoso Piers Adams and his group, Red Priest. The 17th- and 18th-century audiences for whom Baroque composers wrote, as Adams describes them, were quite laid-back, and at odds with what later became conventional concert decorum. 

(ES) Aula de Música Antiga / Early Music Academy at the Girona Conservatory (2010 Dec-2011 May)

Contributed by Admin on Oct 13, 2010
Following its highly successful inauguration three years ago, the “Aula de Música Antiga” (Early Music Academy) at the Girona Conservatory enters its fourth year in 2010-2011.

The Aula offers an introduction to early music for any students curious about original instruments or interested in developing their knowledge of early repertoire. It also brushes up on basic theory and provides excellent preparation for further study.

(IT) Inês d'Avena/Giulia Giovani: Winners of the 2nd Edition of the "Concorso Internazionale Principe Francesco Maria Ruspoli" (2010 Oct. 2-3)

Contributed by Admin on Oct 11, 2010

Inês d’Avena – instrumental
Giulia Giovani – musicology

The second edition of the International Prince Francesco Maria Ruspoli, in the instrumental section, saw the award winning finalist Inês d’Avena, recorder player, born in 1983 in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). Inês d'Avena received her education at the "Royal Conservatory" The Hague, the Netherlands, where she graduated Master of Music in 2007. 

(FR) Agrémens 2010 / Histoires D'A ... -- Concert/Workshop (2010 Nov. 12-14)

Contributed by Admin on Oct 10, 2010

“At the request of her students participating in the "Brilliantly Baroque," Annie Laflamme proposes for the third year running a short workshop on the interpretation of Baroque music on the flute a key. one-keyed baroque flute.

As well,
proposed by Elisabeth Joyé , for interested harpsichordists  interested in this repertoire: interpretation and figured bass.  …

(CA) Nota Bene Period Orchestra 2010-2011 Concert Schedule

Contributed by Admin on Sep 15, 2010

Welcome to Nota Bene Period Orchestra's 2010-2011 concert season!  I invite you to join us for three diverse and informative concerts held in the Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

(US) Sacramento Baroque Soloists Open 9th Season in October

Contributed by cellorhythm on Sep 12, 2010

As their ninth season opens, the Sacramento Baroque Soloists welcome the return of recorder virtuoso Judith Linsenberg and expand the season to five Baroque music concerts. The 2010-2011 season showcases the range and variety of Baroque expressiveness, from the intimate, rich timbre of the cello duets to the bright, sparkling interplay of the Baroque chamber ensemble.


(IT) Magnificat On The Eight Tones (8 Oct. 2010)

Contributed by harmoniamusicae on Sep 05, 2010

Magnificat on the eight tones with a Magnificat written for the nuns of St. Cyr
Compositions by Diruta, Cavazzoni, Guilain, Cabezòn, Pachelbel, Nivers, Kerll, Frescobaldi, Hassler, Corrette and gregorian chant.
Church of San Giuseppe,
Vicolo San Giuseppe, Brescia (Italy)
Friday, October 8th 2010, 9pm

Giuseppe Schinaia, Antegnati organ (1581)
Francesca Cassinari, soprano
Schola Gregoriana of the Chiari Collegiata, Giuseppe Fusari, conductor

(US) Ellen Hargis: Finding Treasure and Lute in Early Music (10-12 Sept. 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Aug 26, 2010

Soprano Ellen Hargis will give three recitals with lutenist Paul O’Dette for the San Francisco Early Music Society in Palo Alto, Berkeley, and San Francisco on Sept. 10, 11, and 12. The program, titled “Wait! I’m Singing Now…,” will feature music of Strozzi, Kapsberger, Scarlatti, Cesti, and Piccinini. SFCV asked Hargis about her love of early music, the challenges of balancing singing and teaching, and what it’s like to work as an early-music star in a modern world. 

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