Archive | Weekly Calendar of Early Music

Calendar: May 5–11, 2014

Monday, May 5 Agave Baroque “A Musical Journey Across the Alps.” Music from Northern Italy and Southern Germany, including works by Isabella Leonarda, Johann Rosenmüller Antonio Bertali, and Johann Sebastian Bach. 5:30 PM Concert 4:30 PM reception MSRI Simons Auditorium, Atrium 17 Gauss Way, Berkeley free and open to the public. Information Friday–Sunday, May 9–11 […]

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Calendar: April 28–May 4, 2014

Monday, April 28 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Director “Bach’s Legacy” A program of motets and choral works by J.S. Bach, along with choral masterpieces by Mendelssohn and Brahms, two composers who were profoundly influenced by the Cantor of Leipzig and sought to emulate his style. Works include Bach’s early cantata Aus der Tiefen rufe […]

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Calendar: April 21–27, 2014

Monday, April 21 American Bach Soloists ABS conductor Jeffrey Thomas leads a master class. 7:30 PM San Francisco Conservatory of Music 50 Oak St., San Francisco Free 415-621-7900, info@americanbach.org   Friday, April 25 American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Director “Bach’s Legacy.” A program of motets and choral works by J.S. Bach, along with choral masterpieces […]

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Calendar: April 14–20, 2014

Wednesday, April 16 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 Conservatory of Music Members of the Conservatory Baroque Ensemble perform a program […]

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Calendar: April 7–13, 2014

Wednesday, April 9 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early strings. Bring your instrument(s) and music stand. 7:30–9:30PM Music Room number 060, J.L. Stanford Middle School 480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto. 650-591-3648 or mpro-online.org   Thursday, April 10 Voices of Music Alessandro Scarlatti, Lamentations of Jeremiah (1708), plus works of […]

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Calendar: March 31–April 6, 2014

Tuesday, April 1 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Frances Feldon. Newcomers welcome. Bring recorders, stand, and other early instruments. Music provided. Refreshments. 6:45–9:30PM Friends Meeting House 890 57th St., between H and J, Sacramento. marschif@gmail.com or 916-685-7684   Wednesday, April 2 Philharmonia Baroque Orchestera, Nicholas McGegan, Conductor “Vivaldi’s Venice.” […]

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Calendar: March 24–30, 2014

Monday, March 24 Marin Baroque, Daniel Canosa, Director Jewish Music of the Baroque Marin Baroque Chamber Choir and period instrument Orchestra perform works of Cáceres, Gallichi, Grossi, Lidarti, Rossi, and Saladin, on Both Jewish and non-Jewish composers in France, Italy, and the Netherlands wrote these pieces in Hebrew between 1600 and 1750 to celebrate very […]

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Calendar: March 17—23, 2014

Wednesday, March 19 UC Berkeley Music Department University Baroque Ensemble, John Dornenburg and Carla Moore, Co-directors. Noon Concert. Students perform works of Biber, Lully, Purcell, and Telemann. 12PM Hertz Hall UC Berkeley Campus Berkeley Free 510-642-4864, concerts@berkeley.edu   San Francisco Recorder Society Monthly meeting with Joyce Johnson Hamilton, guest conductor 7:30pm Christ Church Lutheran 1090 […]

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Calendar: March 10—16, 2014

Wednesday, March 12 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 J.L. Stanford Middle School 480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto. 650-591-3648 or www.sfems.org/mpro   Friday, March 14 Barefoot Chamber Concerts Carla Moore, violin, performs “L’arte del arco,” fantasias, […]

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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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