Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

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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Calendar: September 3–9, 2018

Tuesday, September 4 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   Friday, September 7 East Bay Chapter, ARS Monthly playing session with […]

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Calendar: August 20–26, 2018

Wednesday, August 22 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: August 13–19, 2018

Saturday, August 18 California Bach Society, Paul Flight, Director “Come to Zimmermann’s Coffeehouse!” Come sing with Paul Flight and members of the California Bach Society! Paul Flight will discuss and rehearse choruses from Bach’s secular cantatas. J.S. Bach directed the Collegium Musicum, heard in weekly concerts at Zimmermann’s Coffeehouse in Leipzig. Many of Bach’s secular […]

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Calendar: August 6–12, 2018

Monday, August 6 American Bach Soloists Festival & Academy Free “Baroque Marathon” concert I. The American Bach Soloists Academy—the educational component of the ABS Summer Bach Festival—offers advanced conservatory-level students and emerging professionals unique opportunities to study and perform Baroque music in a multi-disciplinary learning environment. Academy participants are featured exclusively in these programs of […]

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Calendar: July 30–August 5, 2018

Friday, August 3 American Bach Soloists Festival & Academy, Jeffrey Thomas, Artistic Director “The Glorious Court of Dresden” The 9th annual ABS Festival & Academy focuses on the Court of Dresden, known for the extraordinary quality of music that was composed for the electors and kings of Saxony who upheld the highest artistic and cultural […]

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Calendar: July 23–29, 2018

Tuesday, July 24 SFEMS Recorder Workshop Recorder Workshop Faculty Concert, with Vicki Boeckman, Louise Carslake, Adam Gilbert, Rotem Gilbert and Hanneke van Proosdij, recorders; Alexa Haynes-Pilon, baroque cello; and Katherine Heater, harpsichord. 7:30 PM St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172 Chabot Road, Oakland (off of College Avenue) No charge for admission. Free-will donations gratefully accepted! recorderworkshop@sfems.org […]

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Calendar: July 16–22, 2018

Tuesday, July 17 SFEMS Recorder Workshop Recorder Workshop Faculty Concert, with Sarah Cantor, Frances Feldon, Clea Galhano, Rotem Gilbert and Hanneke van Proosdij, recorders; Erik Andersen, baroque cello, and Katherine Heater, harpsichord. 7:30 PM St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172 Chabot Road, Oakland (off of College Avenue) No charge for admission. Free-will donations gratefully accepted! recorderworkshop@sfems.org […]

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