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(US) The Mission Project (WAVE Concert) (2011 June 5)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 01, 2011

EarlyMusicNews.org Weblinks Revisited

WAVE’s next benefit project will be a series of concerts in California missions to raise money for continued restoration of these buildings, which are an important part of California’s history.
  


(US) Music of Baroque Mexico: Fernandes, Padilla, and Murcia (Harmonia Episode - Recording) (2010 September 13)

Contributed by Admin on May 31, 2011
Works by Gaspar Fernandes and Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla, music from the Jesús Sánchez Garza Collection, and Santiago de Murcia with Ensamble Continuo.


(US) Organ Historical Society National 2011 Convention (2011 June 27- July 2) (Washington DC, US)

Contributed by Admin on May 31, 2011
I want to invite you to join us in Washington, DC from Monday June 27 through Saturday, July 2, 2011 for an exciting OHS Convention.
 

(ES) Complete Cabezón Works Online (FIMTE)

Contributed by Admin on May 31, 2011

“LISTEN NOW to the international online tribute C@BEZÓN500 to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the birth of the famous blind Spanish musician Antonio de Cabezón (1510-2010). This is the result of a joint effort by professional musicians, record labels, music students and amateur musicians who have got together to make all of Cabezón's works available online over the course of this fifth centennial year.
  


(CH) Ensemble Peregrina

Contributed by Admin on May 31, 2011

EarlyMusicNews.org Weblinks Revisited

Ensemble Peregrina, founded in 1997 researches and performs sacred and secular music from twelfth to fourteenth century Europe.
  


(UK) Language Music for Life Summer Workshop/Courses

Contributed by Admin on May 30, 2011

“Language and Music for Life was born in Spring 1997 and is committed to providing training in both music and foreign languages to students of all ages, with a lower age limit of 10 years old  for the main Summer course, from 3 to 10 years old for the Peter Pan Course and no upper age limit.
  


(CA) Montreal Recorder Festival 2011 (2011 September 15-18)

Contributed by Admin on May 30, 2011
“Our 10th anniversary – something to celebrate with great fanfare.
Ten years of following all the musical currents surrounding the recorder.
  

(CA) Fredericton Baroque Music Festival (2011 June 3-5)

Contributed by Admin on May 29, 2011
It's almost time for the Fredericton Baroque Music Festival! In just a few days, Christ Church Cathedral will host three concerts of baroque music performed by local and international performers!
  

(US) 10th Annual Prescott Summer Recorder Workshop (2011 Aug. 12-14)

Contributed by Admin on May 29, 2011

The Desert Pipes (Phoenix) and the Central Highlands (Prescott) ARS chapters invite our recorder friends near and far to join us for our annual summer workshop in the cool pines of Prescott, AZ.
  


(CA) New Brunswick Early Music Festival (NewBEMF) 2011 (2011 June 5-25)

Contributed by Admin on May 29, 2011
NewBEMF is a unique musical experience, held annually in the stunning seaside resort of St. Andrews, NB, just 60 minutes over the US border from coastal Maine.
  

(BE) Marco Ternovec (Renaissance & Baroque Viola da Gamba Bowed Instruments for Early Music Early Bows)

Contributed by Admin on May 29, 2011

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“I was born in Italy where I had specialized in historical building of Renaissance and Baroque viole da gamba as well as Medieval instruments since 1983. In 1994 I moved my atelier to Belgium where I'm currently living. I have also extended my research for reconstruction and reproduction of baroque cellos using not only a baroque set up but also baroque way of building them.
  

(BR) III Semana de Música Antiga da UFMG: do mysterium eloquente (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) (2011 September 2-11)

Contributed by Admin on May 28, 2011

Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) Early Music Week III: On the Eloquent Mysterium

The School of Music, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) and the Association Pro-Culture and Promotion of the Arts (APPA) will hold the “III Semana de Música Antiga da UFMG: do mysterium eloquente” workshop from 2 to 11 September 2011.
  


(UK) Concert Season Begins at Benton House Features the Benton Fletcher Collection of Early Keyboards

Contributed by Admin on May 28, 2011
Fenton House, the opulent 17th century country house located in Hampstead featuring the Benton Fletcher collection of Early Keyboards, have just begun their season of concerts!


(IT) Available From Libreria Musicale Italiana ( LIM): Recercare XXII/1-2 2010

Contributed by Admin on May 28, 2011

Recercare - Journal for the Study and Practice of Early Music

The following is the summary of this edition …
  


(SE) Gothenburg International Organ Academy: The British Organ in the 19th Century (2011 September 15-18)

Contributed by Admin on May 28, 2011
This year, the organ academy will have access to the best English organs of Gothenburg, specifically the Willis organ in Örgryte New Church and the newly installed Walker organ in Christ the King Catholic Church.
  

(FR) 25ème Festival de musique ancienne et baroque de l’Abbaye de Saint-Michel en Thiérache (2011 June 5-July 3)

Contributed by Admin on May 28, 2011

Home to the famous Jean de Boizard organ (1714) the Saint-Michel abbey has welcomed for the last several years, the most sought after artists of ancient music.
  


(SE) Dissertation on ”Lamenting and Mad Women on the Opera Stage” (Elisabeth Belgrano, author)

Contributed by Admin on May 27, 2011
“In the Italian opera world of the seventeenth century, laments and mad scenes were a genre in themselves. These scenes were often the highlights of the performances and the stars were most often women. The pure voice, the female singer and her capacity for embellishing and embroidering the music were objects of lively discussions in the academic circles of that time. The concept of ”pure voice” is once again in focus in a new thesis, the first of its kind in the subject Performance in Theatre and Music Drama at the Academy of Music and Drama, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
  

(ES) 12th International Festival of Spanish Keyboard Music (2011 October 7-9)

Contributed by Admin on May 27, 2011
WOMEN IN MUSIC: SPAIN AND LATIN AMERICA
Almería, Andalousia 7th - 9th October
Instruments: harpsichord, clavichord, piano (solo, chamber and ensemble)
  

(UK) Original Clavichord c.1620- Mirrey Collection. Antonio de Cabezón

Contributed by Admin on May 27, 2011
Norberto Broggini plays "Para quién crié yo cabellos" -abridged version-by Antonio de Cabezón on the Anonymous Triple-fretted Clavichord (Flemish, c.1620) of the Mirrey Collection of Early Keyboard Instruments, Edinburgh.
   

(US) Ex cathedra Records (Early Music Foundation - EMF)

Contributed by Admin on May 27, 2011

EarlyMusicNews.org Weblinks Revisited

Ex cathedra Records, part of Early Music Foundation, New York.

Early Music Foundation consists of a primary performing enterprise, EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK - FREDERICK RENZ, DIRECTOR, and a recording label, Ex cathedra Records. The EMF also serves as a not-for-profit umbrella for its associate projects: New York Early Music Celebration, Parthenia- A Consort of Viols, and an online early music events calendar, Polyphony.com.
  

(US) Performing Bach in Baroque Style: For Players of Modern Instruments (2011 June 26-July 2)

Contributed by Admin on May 26, 2011

An intensive week-long workshop in the principles of baroque style and performance practices and how they can be adapted to modern instruments.  (Singers are also welcome to apply.)
  


(US) Hurdy Gurdy Rosin Lesson (Scott Gayman, author) (YouTube video)

Contributed by Admin on May 26, 2011
From the pages of the hurdy-gurdy mailist: “I made a video about rosining and correcting problems. Neil added a note about using a wood block which is good advice to follow.“
  

(US) AAWM Submission Guidelines (Analytical Approaches to World Music Journal)

Contributed by Admin on May 26, 2011
“The editors of Analytical Approaches to World Music welcome submissions that engage the analytical, theoretical, and cultural aspects of the panoply of world musical traditions.
  

(NL) Petr Wagner, Viola da Gamba

Contributed by Admin on May 26, 2011

EarlyMusicNews.org Weblinks Revisited

“Born in Prague, Petr Wagner studied cello at the Prague Conservatoire with Josef Chuchro. This was followed by studies in musicology at the Charles‘ University in Prague and at the Royal Holloway University of London. There he was introduced to viola da gamba by Richard Boothby, later continuing with Jaap ter Linden at the Akademie für alte Musik Dresden.


(US) Caecilia-Concert Summer Academy (2011 August 22-27)

Contributed by Admin on May 25, 2011
The Caecilia-Concert is pleased to announce the dates for our Summer Academy, to be held from 22-27 August 2011 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The course will run in collaboration with the Utrecht Festival for Early Music, Utrecht Music Conservatoire and the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague.
  

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