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(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.  …


(US) 4X4 Baroque Festival (26-30 August 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Aug 02, 2010
How can you spend an hour with J. S. Bach, Antonio Vivaldi, and G. F. Handel this summer?  Attend the 4X4 Festival!  The festival's four concerts take place at at 7:30 pm on Thursday, August 26, Friday, August 27, Saturday, August 28, 2010, and Monday, August 30. 

(FR) Rencontres internationales de l' Abbaye de Vignogoul (29 July - 8 Aug. 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jul 02, 2010

Exhibition, workshops and early music concerts in the Abbey of Vignogoul.

Exhibition:
Some instruments of the Orpheon Foundation, consisting of violins, violas, cellos, violones and violas da gamba from the 16th to the 18th C., restored to original condition, will be made available also to modern players interested in getting to know the historical musical instruments : truly a unique learning opportunity.


(IT) International Workshop on Diagnostics and Preservation of the Musical Instruments (May 20-21, 2010) -- CLOSED

Contributed by Admin on Jun 27, 2010

*** As a matter of interest this workshop has been posted past it’s deadline date.

Department of Histories and Methods for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage
University of Bologna, Ravenna site
May 20-21, 2010


The conference, open to all museum professionals and curators, is aimed to present and critically discuss the latest researches about diagnostic techniques applied to musical instruments and advanced conservation practices, in relation also to fittings, use of materials, stockpile management, through the presentation of case studies.

(US) Early Music Pub Crawl: San Francisco Classical Voice (SFCV) Blogs the Berkeley Festival

Contributed by Admin on Jun 19, 2010

Festivals, unlike single concerts, are full-immersion events with lots of possibilities to explore all at once. In an effort to bring the festival experience closer to our readers, SFCV sent two writers — Jonathan Rhodes Lee, an experienced early-music performer and writer, and Jessica Hilo, an arts writer with less connection to the early-music world — to “blog” for a full day (last Saturday) at the Berkeley Festival. 

(US) Call for papers: 2011 Lyrica Dialogues at Harvard (Lyrica Society for Word-Music Relations) (1 Sept. 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 18, 2010

The Lyrica Society invites abstracts for its 2011 Dialogues at Harvard, themed "France the Lewd--France the Prude / France Erotique--France Pudique" scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 1-2. Six panels, organized by historical periods (Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Modern) will juxtapose moral, ethical, and aesthetic dimensions of religion and spirituality with sensual, sexual, and gendered eroticism in the confluence of French music and literature.

(UK) Versailles and the 24 Violons du Roi (21-25 June, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

In a stunning coup for the Royal College of Music, our Historical Perofrmance team led by Ashley Solomon are delighted to present the first appearance in 250 years of some very special instruments.

(IT) Con la mente e con le mani - Teaching and Learning the Art of Counterpoint on the Keyboard (1585-1671) (18-20 Nov. 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

The Conference will be focused on Counterpoint teaching and learning in the Early Seicento.We would like to explore the link between Music Theory and Practice on the keyboard. Improvisation is the working tool for learning music structures. Different scholars will confront themselves with the topic, mixing up various perspectives.

(IT) 17th Annual Conference of SIDM (29-31 OCT. 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

The Seventeenth Annual Conference of the Italian Musicological Society will take place in Pisa in collaboration with Scuola Normale Superiore from 29 to 31 October 2010. On October, 30 all members will gather for their annual meeting. 

(IL) International Intensive Seminar of 17th Century Music (22-29 Sept. 2010) (* A General Early Music Course 22-28 Sept. 2010 Directed by Drora Bruck)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

Roberto Gini (Italy), Drora Bruck (Israel), Antonella Gianese (Italy)

A unique seminar in which students will undergo a total immersion in the theories and practices of a period that influenced enormously the development of music and musicians. The seminar will offer 7 days of intensive study, masterclasses and workshops in the lovely atmosphere of Felicia Blumental Music Center, in the heart of Tel Aviv.


(IE) 14th Baroque Biennial Conference, Belfast (June 30-July 4, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

Since its inception in the 1980s, the Biennial International Conference on Baroque Music has established itself as one of the largest and most important musicological meetings in the academic calendar. It attracts leading established scholars while fostering young and upcoming talent. Previously held in cities such as Dublin, Logroño, Manchester, Warsaw and Leeds, the event takes place for the first time in Northern Ireland.

(US) Amherst Early Music Festival -- Baroque Ballet and Historical Dance (July 8-18, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 17, 2010

This Year’s Theme: “France: Source of European Music”
Baroque Ballet Intensive (July 8-18, 2010)
Historical Dance Program (July 10-18, 2010)
Connecticut College in New London, Connecticut

Dance Faculty: Dorothy Olsson, Director; Kaspar D. Mainz; Peggy Murray, Dance Assistant

Dance is an integral part of the Amherst Early Music Festival (a two-week early music festival with a vast array of musical offerings). For the 2010 workshop, classes will be offered in Baroque Dance, Baroque Dance Notation, Renaissance Dance, and Music of Charpentier and Lully. Participants are also entitled to attend many other events (including English country dancing, concert and lectures) in the evenings that are part of the Amherst Early Music Festival.

(FR) XII Festival Bach en Combrailles (August 8-14, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 12, 2010


Bach en Combrailles’ past 12 years, tells the true glory of Bach but we need more time to talk about his son. Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, who passes, by all accounts of contemporaries, to have been the most gifted, born there exactly 300 years. We pay tribute to him in several of our programs. 

 


(IT) XII International Early Music Course (Accademia del Ricercare) (July 26-August 2, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 12, 2010

XII International Early Music Course
Accademia del Ricercare
July 26-August 2, 201

  • - Concerts
  • - Conference and exhibition of printed music and books by Musedita, publishing house directed by Alessandro Bares
  • - Conference and exhibition of recorders by recorder maker Luca De Paolis
  • - The European association of recorder teachers  -- information about the aims and activities of the association

(IT) L'Humor Bizzarro. Intarsi di musica e danza antica (August 1-8, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 11, 2010

L'Humor Bizzarro
Intarsi di musica e danza antica

9th early music and dance summer workshop
Artistic direction: Claudia Celi and Andrea Toschi
Roma (Italy) - August 1st to 8th, 2010

This year's edition of "L'Humor Bizzarro. Intarsi di musica e danza
antica" returns to the Eternal City, hosted by the historic Scuola
Popolare di Musica di Testaccio. Featured courses and workshops
are:


(IT) The courts in Europe. Musical Iconography and Princely Power (May 23-25. 2010) -- Call for Papers (June 30, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 10, 2010

The courts in Europe. Musical iconography and princely power
Le corti in Europa. Iconografia musicale e potere principesco


Call for papers

 
The Istituto per i Beni Musicali in Piemonte, in collaboration with the Regione Piemonte and under the patronage of the Società Italiana di Musicologia is pleased to invite scholars from different countries and from various disciplines to participate in the                   
                                              
International Musicological Society
Study Group on Musical Iconography

 
International Conference
THE COURTS IN EUROPE. MUSICAL ICONOGRAPHY AND PRINCELY POWER
LE CORTI IN EUROPA. ICONOGRAFIA MUSICALE E POTERE PRINCIPESCO
Torino (Italy), Archivio di Stato, May 23-25, 2011


(US) Western Early Keyboard Association (WEKA) Annual Conference at MusicSources (June 9, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 05, 2010

Program:

The Harpsichordist's Touch: A Historical and Contemporary Perspective
Touch is one of the primary means toward expressivity on the harpsichord.  Seattle teacher and performer Jillon Stoppels Dupree will draw upon historical sources, the teachings of today's finest masters, and the evolution of harpsichord building in the 20th century in presenting her approach to touch.

Historical to Contemporary Harpsichord and Vocal Accompaniment
Baritone Zachary Gordin and harpsichordist Jonathan Davis will present a concert and discussion. 


(FR) International Early Music Event in the Vignogoul Abbey (July 29- August 8, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Jun 05, 2010

Early Music Event near Montpellier (FR)

  • Alain Cahagne : harpsichord, basso continuo and singing chief
  • José Vazquez : viola da gamba, baroque violin and direction
  • Lucia Krommer : viola da gamba and baroque cello (till the 4th august)
  • Achim Schulz : singing, voacl ensemble and body trining for intrumentalists and singers (till the 4th august)
  • Philippe Suzanne : traverso
  • Patricia Gonzalez : singing


(PL) The 20th Mozart Festival in Warsaw (June 15-July 26, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 14, 2010

The Warsaw Chamber Opera (Warsaw Opera Kameralna) was founded in 1961 by Stefan Sutkowski, who has served as its Managing and Artistic Director ever since. The company’s inaugural production was G.B.Pergolesi’s La serva padrona (4 September 1961). 

Since October 15th 1986 the Warsaw Chamber Opera has performed in its own Theatre at Solidarnosci Avenue 76 B. It is an ancient building from 1775 having a small lovely audience with excellent acoustic. This building is entered in the register of historical monuments of Warsaw.

(NL) Call for Papers: "Music and Patronage in the Low Countries" -- KVNM Autumn Meeting (Nov. 12-13, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 05, 2010

Koninklijke Vereniging voor Nederlandse Muziekgeschiedenis (KVNM)
Royal Dutch Society for Music (KVNM)

Deadline for submission: 15 May 2010

In many languages the term “maecenas”, derived from Gaius Cilnius Maecenas (70 BC - 8 BC), councilor of emperor Augustus, has become synonymous with lavish and enlightened patronage of the arts. Being in service as a musician or a composer, however, did not necessarily imply that the artist had found himself a maecenas. In 1556, for instance, Orlandus Lassus dedicated his first book of motets to Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, most likely because Lassus hoped that this influential statesman might help provide him with a position in the internationally renowned capilla flamenca of Philips II. Unfortunately for Lassus, his colleague Pierre de Manchicourt, who preceded Lassus in dedicating a music publication to Granvelle, was appointed instead.

(US) American Bach Soloists SummerFest (July 8-18, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 03, 2010

 For more than 15 years, the American Bach Soloists have presented annual performances of SummerFest in Belvedere, San Francisco, and Davis.

SummerFest returns this year in conjunction with the inaugural season of the American Bach Soloists ACADEMY, an elite training program for advanced conservatory-level students and emerging professionals in the field of Historically Informed Performance Practice.

(US) Early Dance at Longy Summer Workshop 2010 (July 25–31, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 03, 2010

An intensive workshop in early dance, with emphasis on baroque dance but also including a daily late-renaissance dance class. Intended for experienced dancers with a serious interest in early dance, the workshop will include classes in technique, repertoire, and dance notation, with opportunities for independent projects and performance. 

(DE) 42nd International Heinrich Schütz Festival, Kassel (Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 03, 2010

“Heinrich Schütz and Europe”


The International Heinrich Schütz Society cordially invites you to the 42nd International Heinrich Schütz Festival.  From 28 October – 3 November 2010 in Kassel, under the banner “Heinrich Schütz and Europe”, plans are in place for numerous concerts, two main lectures, exhibitions, a choral project for active choristers and an international scholarly symposium in conjunction with the “Ständige Konferenz Mitteldeutsche Barockmusik e.V.” [Standing Conference of Central-German Baroque Music] focusing on “Heinrich Schütz and Europe” and “Heinrich Schütz in Kassel”.  The Festival is integrated with the Kasseler Musiktage 2010 (which, until 14 November 2010, offers more events of interest under the banner “Kreuzungen – Elend und Glanz” [Intersections – Misery and Splendour]).

(US) Amherst Early Music "Memorial Day Weekend Workshop" (May 28-31, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on May 03, 2010


PROGRAM

* Recorder and viol consorts at all levels except beginner
* Recorder master class
* Renaissance reeds
* Mixed ensembles
* Early notation
* Historical dance
* English country dancing
* All-group playing & singing
* Rogers Breukink recorder consort

The Von Huene Workshop will be in residence full time with instruments, music, and books for sale. Open to the public! 


(US) Amherst Early Music Festival (July 11-18; 18-25, 2010)

Contributed by Admin on Apr 25, 2010

Connecticut College, New London, CT

Join us for one or two weeks of music-making with our acclaimed international faculty as we explore the musical legacy of France. Hold the dates, and plan to join us!

Festival Theme - France: Source of European Music
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