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Calendar: October 20–26, 2014

Monday, October 20 Stanford University Music Department Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord, performs “Tender and Passionate Gestures.” Program features music by D’Anglebert, Bach, Froberger and Couperin. 7:30 PM Memorial Church, Stanford University Tickets available at the door $15 general/$10 student/senior   Wednesday, October 22 UC Berkeley Music Department Noon Concert: Baroque Ensemble, John Dornenburg and Carla Moore, co-directors. Students […]

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Albany Consort Turns 40

Pair of Programs to Celebrate Anniversary This fall marks 40 years of continuous music making for the Albany Consort. First formed in October 1974 at Christ Church, Albany Street, London, the name moved to the Bay Area along with founder Jonathan Salzedo in 1981. It is really a big umbrella for co-directors Jonathan and his […]

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Calendar: October 13–19, 2014

Wednesday, October 15 San Francisco Recorder Society The San Francisco Chapter ARS regular meeting, Peter Maund, guest conductor. Bring instruments and music stand. $10 playing fee per session may be applied to the $40 annual chapter membership fee. 7:30–9:30 PM Christ Church Lutheran 1090 Quintara Street (at 20th Avenue), San Francisco Information: Florence Kress: 415-731-9709, […]

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Calendar: October 6–12, 2014

Tuesday, October 7 Sacramento Recorder Society Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Louise Carslake. 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 8 Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early […]

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MP at the CJC

Improvisation in the Baroque The California Jazz Conservatory (CJC, formerly the JazzSchool), and The San Francisco Early Music Society have established an exciting affiliation that delights both our audience and our local musicians. Early music lovers and jazz music lovers join together to celebrate the improvisational kinship of the two genres. CJC offers a casual […]

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Calendar: September 29–October 5, 2014

Wednesday, October 1 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, October 3 East Bay Chapter, ARS Monthly playing session, Hanneke van Proosdij, […]

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Hits from Handel and Hellendaal

Archetti Baroque String Ensemble’s first CD has arrived! A long time in planning and execution, the project was an effort that had generous financial support from the San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music, Centaur Records, and the Bay Area’s wonderful community of Archetti fans. The disc’s program presents three of the amazing concertos of Dutch […]

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Calendar: September 22–28, 2014

Monday, September 22 San Francisco Early Music Society SFEMS Annual Membership Meeting. President’s annual report, nomination and election of new Directors, Affiliates’ and members’ forum, and planning for the 2016 Berkeley Festival are some of the agenda. Refreshments. 6:30–8:30 PM The Musical Offering 2430 Bancroft Way, Berkeley Free and open to all members Information: 510-528-1725, […]

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Calendar: September 15–21, 2014

Wednesday, September 17 UC Berkeley Music Department Noon Concert Series John Dornenburg, viola da gamba, and Yuko Tanaka, harpsichord, perform French baroque music, including works by Marais, Forqueray, Sainte-Colombe, and François Couperin. 12 PM Hertz Hall University of California, Berkeley FREE concerts@berkeley.edu Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early […]

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Singers’ Alert!

Singers can again look forward to a stimulating weekend of sight singing and lectures (as well as enjoying our infectious mix of good company and good food!) at the Fall 2014 Singers’ Retreat, to be held September 27–28 at the SF Theological Seminary in San Anselmo. We meet again under the inspired direction of Professor […]

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