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Calendar: February 16–22, 2015

Wednesday, February 18 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   San Francisco Recorder Society Monthly playing session with guest conductor Joyce Johnson Hamilton. […]

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Calendar: February 9–15, 2015

Wednesday, February 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 Music Room number 060, J.L. Stanford Middle School 480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   Friday, February 13 Clerestory “Love and the Knight” The a cappella men’s ensemble […]

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Calendar: February 2–8, 2015

Tuesday, February 3 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Joyce Johnson Hamilton. 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, February 4 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor “The Cousins Bach: […]

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Calendar: January 26–February 1, 2015

Monday, January 26 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor George Frideric Handel, Acis and Galatea; and Johann Sebastian Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major. Jeffrey Thomas directs his renowned players in Bach’s fourth Brandenburg Concerto, a tour de force for violino principale and two recorders. The balance of the program will be devoted […]

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Calendar: January 19–25, 2015

Monday, January 19 American Bach Soloists Steven Lehning gives a master class in continuo. Repertoire and performers TBA 7:30 PM Sol Joseph Recital Hall, San Francisco Conservatory of Music 50 Oak St., San Francisco Free, no tickets required 415-621-7900   Wednesday, January 21 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or […]

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Calendar: January 5–11, 2015

Tuesday, January 6 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, January 7 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early […]

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Calendar: December 29, 2014–January 4, 2015

Friday, January 2 Calextone “Ianuario” Allison Lloyd Zelles, soprano; Shira Kammen, vielle; Tish Berlin and Frances Blaker, recorders, perform a concert of medieval and early Renaissance music celebrating the New Year, including New Year’s songs by Dufay and music from the original Carmina Burana! 7 PM Hillside Community Swedenborgian Church 1422 Navellier St, El Cerrito […]

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Calendar: December 22–28, 2014

Monday, December 22 A Chanticleer Christmas The 12-member a capella vocal ensemble performs seasonal works from Gregorian chant and Renaissance polyphony to traditional carols, Franz Biebl’s “Ave Maria” (Chanticleer’s most requested Christmas selection) and Chanticleer’s traditional medley of spirituals. 6 PM, 8:30 PM performances Carmel Mission 3080 Rio Rd., Carmel $35–$69 Tickets, 415-392-4400 Wednesday/Thursday, December […]

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Calendar: December 15–21, 2014

Tuesday, December 16 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor George Frideric Handel, Messiah. Jeffrey Thomas conducts the ABS period-instrument orchestra, the acclaimed American Bach Choir, and soloists Mary Wilson, soprano; Eric Jurenas, countertenor; Wesley Rogers, tenor; and Jesse Blumberg, baritone, in the Foundling Hospital version (1753) of Handel’s most famous work. 7:30 PM Grace Cathedral […]

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