Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

Calendar: March 3–9, 2014

Tuesday, March 4 Music at Stanford Wieland Kuijken, viola da gamba, in recital with Eva Legêne, recorder; John Dornenburg, gamba; and Yuko Tanaka, harpsichord, perform his favorite instrumental solos, duets, and chamber music settings including duets by less familiar 17th-c. composers Sainte-Colombe, Johann Schenck, and August Kühnel, alongside later music by George Ph. Telemann, Antonio […]

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Calendar: February 24–March 2, 2014

Monday, February 24 American Bach Soloists repeats program of February 21. J.S. Bach, Missa Brevis in G Major, Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, and secular cantata Herkules auf dem Scheidewege (“Hercules at the Crossroads”). With soloists, Kathryn Mueller, soprano; Ian Howell, countertenor; Derek Chester, tenor; Jesse Blumberg, baritone; and the American Bach Choir. […]

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Calendar: February 17–23, 2014

Monday, February 17 American Bach Soloists Ian Howell, countertenor, leads a master class. 7:30PM San Francisco Conservatory of Music 50 Oak St., San Francisco. FREE 415-621-7900   Wednesday, February 19 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early strings. Bring your instrument(s) and music stand. 8–10PM Music Room number 060, […]

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Calendar: February 10–16, 2014

Thursday, February 13 Voices Of Music Great Artists Series: “The Art of the Recorder.” Dutch recorder virtuosa Hanneke van Proosdij performs a selection of the signature works for the recorder with dazzling medieval istampittas, tuneful 16th and 17th century songs by, Byrd, van Eyck and Playford, exciting trio sonatas from the baroque by Vivaldi and […]

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