Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

Calendar: January 21–27, 2019

Wednesday, January 23 Early Music Open Mic Night Join us for Early Music Open Mic Night in the East Bay, 4th Wednesday of every month. This is your opportunity to perform early music in a friendly cabaret style setting. Instrumentalists, singers, soloists, groups, students, youngsters, professionals — all are welcome! Please email earlymusicopenmic@gmail.com with the […]

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Calendar: January 14–20, 2019

Monday, January 14 Agave Baroque “Fire and Ice” Rich, dark timbres, experimental techniques, and extreme drama and virtuosity. It could be heavy metal… or it could be a violin sonata by Johann Paul von Westhoff, the wild 17th-century German violinist and composer. While Italy was busy acquiring its status as the center of the 17th […]

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Calendar: January 7–13, 2019

Tuesday, January 8 San Francisco Bach Choir, Magen Solomon, Director “Bach and Brew: A Musical Sing-in” SFBC is taking over Standard Deviant Brewing for an evening of socializing and singing! Enjoy a cold brew and a taste of the Bach Choir. Artistic Director Magen Solomon will lead everyone through highlights of SFBC’s May 2018 concert […]

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Calendar: December 31, 2018–January 6, 2019

Monday, December 31 American Bach Soloists “A Baroque New Year’s Eve at the Opera” This special event will feature one of the opera world’s exciting new vocal talents, countertenor Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen. The 2017 Metropolitan Opera National Young Artists Award Winner, former Merola Opera Program participant, 2018 San Francisco Opera Adler Fellow, and ABS Academy […]

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Calendar: December 24–30, 2018

Monday/Tuesday, December 24/25 St. John Schola St. John Schola Chants the Hour of Matins & High Mass of Christmas: Gregorian Mass II “Kyrie Fons Bonitatis” with Propers for the First Mass of Christmas in the Latin Gregorian chant of the Traditional Roman Rite, in the context of a fully Traditional Catholic Latin High Mass. 11 […]

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Calendar: December 17–23, 2018

Tuesday, December 18 Chanticleer “A Chanticleer Christmas” Something magical always seems to happen at A Chanticleer Christmas. Gregorian chant sets an expectant mood. The room is hushed, the lights are low until the music rings out, “Arise, Shine, Your Light Has Come.” Candles are extinguished and a festive mood ensues. Shepherds compare notes, angels sing […]

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Calendar: December 10–16, 2018

Tuesday, December 11 Chanticleer “A Chanticleer Christmas” Something magical always seems to happen at A Chanticleer Christmas. Gregorian chant sets an expectant mood. The room is hushed, the lights are low until the music rings out, “Arise, Shine, Your Light Has Come.” Candles are extinguished and a festive mood ensues. Shepherds compare notes, angels sing […]

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Calendar: December 3–9, 2018

Tuesday, December 4 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   Wednesday, December 5 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale, Patrick Dupré Quigley, guest […]

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Calendar: November 26–December 2, 2018

Wednesday, November 28 Early Music Open Mic Night Join us for Early Music Open Mic Night in the East Bay, 4th Wednesday of every month. This is your opportunity to perform early music in a friendly cabaret style setting. Instrumentalists, singers, soloists, groups, students, youngsters, professionals — all are welcome! Please email earlymusicopenmic@gmail.com with the […]

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Calendar: November 19–25, 2018

Monday, November 19 MUSA “Il Nuovo Suono” Lindsey Strand-Polyak, violin; Anna Marsh, bassoon; Gretchen Claassen, cello; Derek Tam, harpsichord, take a musical trip through baroque Italy, performing virtuoso music for violin, bassoon, cello and harpsichord showing off the “new” style of improvisation and technical brilliance sweeping through Europe. This program includes music by Castello, Gabrielli, […]

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