Early Music News

Cal Bach Workshop to Tackle St. John Passion

by Margaret Wootton The California Bach Society is delighted to host its 14th annual Summer Choral Workshop, “J.S. Bach: St. John Passion” on Saturday, August 17, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., in Palo Alto.  Come sing with us again!  Paul Flight...

Orlando in the 18th, 20th, and 21st Centuries

An Interview with Sasha Cooke At a time when the historical performance movement is moving unabashedly into the Classical and Romantic periods—showing perhaps that the “Era of Common Practice” had less in common with current practices than we’d...

The Harps in the Trees

The Bay Area’s multi-faceted harpist, teacher, composer, and ensemble director Cheryl Ann Fulton—one of the foremost practitioners of historical harp—was interviewed recently on Angela Mariani’s syndicated early-music program Harmonia. The interview...

SF Choral Artists Going for Baroque

San Francisco Choral Artists, led by Artistic Director Magen Solomon, is one of the Bay Area’s premiere chamber choirs, having largely staked their reputation around the fostering of new music with its numerous world premieres over the years. ...

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