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Calendar: August 24–30, 2015

Wednesday, August 26 Hillside Club Concert Series presents the New Esterházy Quartet “Beethoven: The Late Quartets” Following their successful Amadé-athon last summer, the New Esterházy Quartet (Lisa Weiss, & Kati Kyme, violins; Anthony Martin, viola; William Skeen, cello) bring a Beethoven marathon to the Hillside Club in Berkeley, performing the complete “Late Quartets” in three […]

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Calendar: August 31–September 6, 2015

Tuesday, September 1 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Hanneke van Proosdij. 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 Continue reading next week’s calendar . . .

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Calendar: September 7–13, 2015

Wednesday, September 9 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 Music Room number 060, J.L. Stanford Middle School 480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   Friday, September 11 East Bay Chapter, ARS Monthly playing session, Michelle Levy, conductor. […]

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Calendar: September 14–20, 2015

Friday, September 18 MUSA “MUSA plays Bach’s Brandenburgs” Resonance @ First Church Berkeley presents one of the Bay Area’s up-and-coming early music ensembles, performing the third, fifth and sixth of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos, as well as a flute, violin and cello concerto by Georg Philipp Telemann. 7:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley, […]

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Calendar: September 21–27, 2015

Wednesday, September 23 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 Music Room number 060, J.L. Stanford Middle School 480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   Friday, September 25 Magnificat, Warren Stewart, Director Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda […]

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Calendar: September 28–October 4, 2015

Friday, October 2 East Bay Chapter, ARS Monthly meeting, guest conductor Louise Carslake. New members and guests welcome. 7:30–10 PM Zion Lutheran Church 5201 Park Blvd., Oakland. www.symbolicsolutions.com/ebrs-web2015/   South Bay Recorder Society Monthly meeting, guest conductor David Barnett. New members and guests welcome. 7:30–10 PM First Congregational Church of San Jose 1980 Hamilton Ave […]

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Calendar: October 5–11, 2015

Tuesday, October 6 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Glen Shannon. 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, October 7 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor Alessandro Scarlatti, La gloria […]

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Calendar: August 17–23, 2015

Saturday, August 22 California Bach Society California Bach Society presents its 10th annual choral workshop, “Bach Cantata Choruses, Continued.” Paul Flight continues his survey of the choruses from the cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach. Join members of the California Bach Society and Dr. Flight in exploring choruses from Cantata 12, Weinen, klagen, sorgen, sagen; Cantata 21, Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis; Cantata 77, Du sollt, Gott, deinen […]

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Calendar: August 10–16, 2015

Monday, August 10 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor Academy-In-Action I. The Academy-In-Action concerts showcase the talents of ABS Academy participants—the next generation of early music virtuosi—in cantatas, arias, and chamber music by masters of the Baroque. The first sessions of the “Baroque Marathon” will feature music by J.S. Bach, Mouliné, Clérambault, Buxtehude, Schmierer, Zelenka, […]

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Calendar: August 3–9, 2015

Friday, August 7 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor “Versailles & The Parisian Baroque—Part I” The 2015 American Bach Soloists Festival & Academy opens with a trio of stunning orchestral works by three French masters. Rameau’s Suite from Naïs; Aubert’s Concert de simphonies—Suite No. 2; and Rebel’s Les Élémens, simphonie nouvelle. The high-minded musical ideals […]

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