Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

Calendar: January 16–22, 2017

Wednesday, January 18 San Francisco Recorder Society Monthly playing session with conductor Judith Linsenberg. New members and guests welcome. 7:30 PM–9:30 PM Christ Church Lutheran 1090 Quintara St. (at 20th Ave.), San Francisco. Non-members $10 fee applied to membership. For more information contact Florence Kress: 415-731-9709, fkress@aol.com arssanfrancisco.org/ Thursday, January 19 Voices of Music “The […]

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Calendar: January 9–15, 2017

Wednesday, January 11 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early strings. Bring your instrument(s) and music stand. 7:30–9:30 PM Trinity Church, Angus Hall 330 Ravenswood Ave. (at Laurel), Menlo Park 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   John Dornenburg, viola da gamba, and Yuko Tanaka, harpsichord John Dornenburg and Yuko Tanaka perform […]

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Calendar: January 2–8, 2017

Tuesday, January 3 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Jerry Schwartz. Newcomers welcome. Bring recorders, stand, and other early instruments. Music provided. Refreshments. 6:45–9:30 PM Friends Meeting House 890 57th St., between H and J, Sacramento. sacrecorders.wordpress.com   Friday, January 6 Barefoot Chamber Concerts “Fine Knacks: Elizabethan and Jacobean Inventions” […]

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Calendar: December 19–25, 2016

Monday, December 19 Schola Cantorum, Gregory Wait, Director Bring your voices and celebrate the 50th anniversary of Schola Cantorum’s sing-along of Handel’s beloved Messiah. For this special occasion, all who attend will have the rare opportunity to sing, or listen to, the entire work, uncut, conducted by Music Director Gregory Wait, and accompanied by Sinfonia […]

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Calendar: December 12–18, 2016

Tuesday, December 13 Chanticleer “A Chanticleer Christmas” The 12-member a cappella vocal ensemble performs seasonal works old, new, and familiar. Nanino, Byrd, Praetorius, Gabrieli, Villette and Poulenc are among the composers who wrote of what happened at the manger; Joseph Jennings, Robert Shaw, Alice Parker and Robert de Cormier are among those who have made […]

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Calendar: December 5–11, 2016

Tuesday, December 6 KDFC and Philharmonia Baroque “PBO Sessions: Handel’s Joshua” PBO SESSIONS is an entirely new concert experience that takes you on a guided tour of works by great composers. No experience necessary! It’s 90 minutes of incredible classical music like you’ve never experienced before – lively, interactive and fascinating. This program will explore […]

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Calendar: November 28–December 4, 2016

Wednesday, November 30 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early strings. Bring your instrument(s) and music stand. 7:30–9:30 PM Trinity Church, Angus Hall 330 Ravenswood Ave. (at Laurel), Menlo Park 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   Thursday, December 1 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor George Frideric Handel, Joshua. The story […]

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Calendar: November 21–27, 2016

Monday, November 21 Davis Early Music Ensemble, Matilda Hofman, Musical Director “Medieval and Modern” The ensemble performs Benjamin Britten, A Ceremony of Carols. 7 PM Recital Hall, Ann E. Pitzer Center 144 Hutchison Dr., Davis Free, no tickets necessary   Thursday, November 24 Happy Thanksgiving from SFEMS! Continue reading next week’s calendar . . .

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Calendar: November 14–20, 2016

Wednesday, November 16 San Francisco Recorder Society Monthly playing session with conductor Shira Kammen. New members and guests welcome. 7:30 PM–9:30 PM Christ Church Lutheran 1090 Quintara St. (at 20th Ave.), San Francisco. Non-members $10 fee applied to membership. For more information contact Florence Kress: 415-731-9709, fkress@aol.com arssanfrancisco.org/ Friday, November 18 Sonoma Bach “A Grateful […]

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