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Old Music for Young Ears

Thoughts on the Music Discovery Workshop at a New Juncture Enrollment is now open for Music Discovery 2015! Under the leadership of new Co-Directors Yuko Tanaka and Shulamit Kleinerman, the workshop expands this year to welcome singers ages 7 and up and to inaugurate a Youth Collegium for able teen musicians. Nationwide, SFEMS’ Music Discovery […]

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Registration Open for Summer Workshops

Registration now is open for the SFEMS 2015 Summer Workshops—six weeks to immerse yourself in six centuries of great music! Running from June 14 through July 25, the SFEMS workshops are one of the most comprehensive summer early music programs in the United States, led by a faculty of international artists in residence. The Medieval […]

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Calendar: July 20–26, 2015

Tuesday, July 21 SFEMS Recorder Workshop Recorder Workshop Faculty Concert, with Saskia Coolen, Rotem Gilbert, Joan Kimball, Laura Kuhlman, Daphna Mor, and Hanneke van Proosdij, recorders; Adaiha Mac-Adam Somer, Baroque cello/ viola da gamba; and Katherine Heater, harpsichord. 7:30 PM St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172 Chabot Road, Oakland (off of College Avenue) No charge for […]

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Calendar: July 13–19, 2015

Tuesday, July 14 SFEMS Recorder Workshop Recorder Workshop Faculty Concert, with Louise Carslake, Rotem Gilbert, Lisette Kielson, Paul Leenhouts, and Hanneke van Proosdij, recorder; Peter Maund, percussion; Adaiha Mac-Adam Somer, Baroque cello/ viola da gamba; and Katherine Heater, harpsichord 7:30 PM St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172 Chabot Road, Oakland (off of College Avenue) No charge […]

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Calendar: July 6–12, 2015

Monday, July 6 SFEMS Classical Workshop Informal performances of works by both famous and lesser known composers from the Classical era. The public is encouraged to attend. Concerts take place in the beautiful and acoustically perfect Chapel at the St. Albert’s Priory in the friendly and safe Rockridge neighborhood of Oakland. We hope you will […]

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Calendar: June 29–July 5, 2015

Monday, June 29 SFEMS Medieval & Renaissance Worskhop Mary Springfels, presents a lecture on “Music for Councils and Heretics” 8 PM St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172 Chabot Road, Oakland Free. Donation accepted. medrenworkshop@sfems.org or khagen@sfems.org   Tuesday, June 30 SFEMS Medieval & Renaissance Worskhop “The City of Fools” Anne Azéma (voice) and Shira Kammen (strings), […]

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Calendar: June 22–28, 2015

Tuesday, June 23 SFEMS Baroque Workshop “Renaissance to Baroque: the Other Praetorius,” a lecture by Dr. Frederick K. Gable, professor of music emeritus at the University of California Riverside. Dr. Gable has spent four decades reconstructing the works of 17th-century German composer Hieronymus Praetorius. 6 PM Guzman Lecture Hall, Dominican University 50 Acacia Ave, San […]

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Calendar: June 15–21, 2015

Tuesday, June 16 Noontime Concerts Liaison (Susie Fong, harpsichord; Hallie Pridham, viola de gamba; and Danielle Reutter-Harrah, mezzo soprano) perform Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord, and Motets a voix seule meles de simphonies, Op. 23; and George Frideric Handel, Leffloth viola da gamba Sonata in C Major and the […]

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Calendar: February 9–15, 2015

Wednesday, February 11 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, February 13 Clerestory “Love and the Knight” The a cappella men’s ensemble […]

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