Calendar: September 16–22, 2019

Wednesday, September 18

San Francisco Recorder Society
Welcome, recorder players of all ages and levels! We cordially invite you to play at our monthly ARS chapter meeting with guest conductor Fred Palmer. Please bring your own music stand. Music files are are emailed to subscribers before each meeting, but there are always a few paper copies available at the meeting. New members and guests are welcome. Non-members are asked for a $10 playing fee per session which can be applied to the $50 annual chapter membership fee.

7:30–9:30 PM
Christ Church Lutheran
1090 Quintara St. (at 20th Ave.), San Francisco.
Non-members $10 fee applied to membership.
For more information contact gr8asf@yahoo.com
arssanfrancisco.org/


Thursday, September 19

Amy Schaner and Dominic Schaner
“To Sleep, To Dream: Music in the time of Shakespeare” a program of 17th Century English Ayres & Pavanes, after Dowland’s Lachrimae or Seaven Teares. Amy Schaner (Amy Michele White), voice, and Dominic Schaner, lute, perform works of Anthony Holborne (1545–1602), John Dowland (1563–1626), John Danyel (1564–1626), Philip Rosseter (1567–1623), Robert Johnson (1583–1633), and Tobias Hume (d. 1645).

7:30 PM
Many Rivers Books & Tea
130 S. Main Street, Suite 101, Sebastopol
Suggested Donation: $5
http://www.manyriversbooks.com/t09_3.html


Friday, September 20

SFEMS presents The Costanoan Trio
“The Harmonious Four” Representing “the best of emerging early music talent” (Early Music America), the Costanoan Trio explores the piano trio repertoire of the late 18th and early 19th centuries on period instruments and attempts to recreate the world of domestic music-making in intimate concert spaces. Cynthia Black, violin; Frédéric Rosselet, cello; and Derek Tam, fortepiano, perform trios by the four great composer-pianists of the late 18th century—Haydn, Mozart, Clementi, and Beethoven. Featured works include Franz Joseph Haydn, Fortepiano Trio in B-flat major, Hob. XV:20; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Fortepiano Trio in E major, K. 542; Muzio Clementi, Fortepiano Trio in D major, Op. 22, No. 1; and Ludwig van Beethoven, Fortepiano Trio in G major, Op. 1, No. 2.   Read more . . .

8 PM
First Presbyterian Church
1140 Cowper Street (at Lincoln), Palo Alto
$50 general, $45 senior, $15 students (under age 30 with ID, available only at box office)
Full Season and Mini-Subscriptions
Individual tickets online or phone 510-528-1725
www.sfems.org


Saturday, September 21

SFEMS presents The Costanoan Trio
“The Harmonious Four” Representing “the best of emerging early music talent” (Early Music America), the Costanoan Trio explores the piano trio repertoire of the late 18th and early 19th centuries on period instruments and attempts to recreate the world of domestic music-making in intimate concert spaces. Cynthia Black, violin; Frédéric Rosselet, cello; and Derek Tam, fortepiano, perform trios by the four great composer-pianists of the late 18th century—Haydn, Mozart, Clementi, and Beethoven. Featured works include Franz Joseph Haydn, Fortepiano Trio in B-flat major, Hob. XV:20; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Fortepiano Trio in E major, K. 542; Muzio Clementi, Fortepiano Trio in D major, Op. 22, No. 1; and Ludwig van Beethoven, Fortepiano Trio in G major, Op. 1, No. 2.   Read more . . .

7:30 PM
St. John’s Presbyterian Church
2727 College Avenue (at Garber), Berkeley
$50 general, $45 senior, $15 students (under age 30 with ID, available only at box office)
Full Season and Mini-Subscriptions
Individual tickets online or phone 510-528-1725
www.sfems.org


Sunday, September 22

SFEMS presents The Costanoan Trio
“The Harmonious Four” Representing “the best of emerging early music talent” (Early Music America), the Costanoan Trio explores the piano trio repertoire of the late 18th and early 19th centuries on period instruments and attempts to recreate the world of domestic music-making in intimate concert spaces. Cynthia Black, violin; Frédéric Rosselet, cello; and Derek Tam, fortepiano, perform trios by the four great composer-pianists of the late 18th century—Haydn, Mozart, Clementi, and Beethoven. Featured works include Franz Joseph Haydn, Fortepiano Trio in B-flat major, Hob. XV:20; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Fortepiano Trio in E major, K. 542; Muzio Clementi, Fortepiano Trio in D major, Op. 22, No. 1; and Ludwig van Beethoven, Fortepiano Trio in G major, Op. 1, No. 2.   Read more . . .

4 PM
Church of the Advent
261 Fell Street (between Gough and Franklin), San Francisco
$50 general, $45 senior, $15 students (under age 30 with ID, available only at box office)
Full Season and Mini-Subscriptions
Individual tickets online or phone 510-528-1725
www.sfems.org

Continue reading next week’s calendar . . .

Written by Jonathan Harris
San Francisco Early Music Society