Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

Calendar: November 12–18, 2018

Tuesday, November 13 Berkeley Baroque Strings, Kati Kyme, music director “Rule Britannia!” Berkeley Baroque Strings begins begins their sixth season with great music by English composers, including Jeremiah Clark, Overture to Titus Andronicus; William Boyce, Symphony II in A Major; George Frideric Handel, “How Vain is Man,” from Judas Maccabeus, with Barrie Cowan, tenor; Henry […]

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Calendar: November 5–11, 2018

Monday, November 5 Agave Baroque “The Violinist With Eyes of Fire” Aaron Westman, baroque violin; Henry Lebedinsky, harpsichord; William Skeen, viola da gamba; and Kevin Cooper, baroque guitar & theorbo, perform music of Arcangelo Corelli, et al. Corelli was the first true celebrity violinist, whose presence and personality were as much a part of his […]

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Calendar: October 29–November 4, 2018

Friday, November 2 East Bay Chapter, ARS Monthly playing session with guest conductor Judith Linsenberg. New members and guests welcome. 7:30–10 PM Zion Lutheran Church 5201 Park Blvd., Oakland http://www.symbolicsolutions.com/ebrs-web2015/index.html   Saturday November 3 The Arts at St. Bede’s All Souls Memorial Service. Bach’s unique and lovely Cantata Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit BWV […]

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Calendar: October 22–28, 2018

Monday, October 22 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor “Off to the Hunt!” Johann Sebastian Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046; Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048; and Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208 (“Hunting Cantata”). The opening concerts of the 30th All-Bach Season […]

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Calendar: October 15–21, 2018

Friday, October 19 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Conductor “Off to the Hunt!” Johann Sebastian Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046; Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048; and Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208 (“Hunting Cantata”). The opening concerts of the 30th All-Bach Season […]

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Calendar: October 8–14, 2018

Wednesday, October 10 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   Friday, October 12 SFEMS presents El Mundo, Richard Savino, Director “The Kingdoms of Castile” Directed […]

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Calendar: October 1–7, 2018

Tuesday, October 2 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Greta Haug-Hryciw. 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 3 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor “Mozart Magnified” Camille […]

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Calendar: September 24–30, 2018

Wednesday, September 26 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: September 17–23, 2018

Sunday, September 23 The Arts at St. Bede’s Labyrinth Walk and Candlelight Evensong. The St. Bede’s Labyrinth is patterned after the 13th-century original at Chartres Cathedral. A gently guided meditative walk to the center and back will be accompanied by sweet, soulful, and stirring instrumental music and a cappella voices, including chant by Hildegard von […]

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Calendar: September 10–16, 2018

Wednesday, September 12 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   San Francisco Early Music Society SFEMS Annual Membership Meeting. President’s annual report, nomination and election […]

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