Early Music Concert Diary
Please check details with concert organisers before turning up for a concert, as this information comes from a variety of sources which may not all be accurate. Start times are 7.30 pm unless stated. N.B. the * in email addresses has been replaced by * to defeat address-gathering software. Information on concert venues
AUGUST
Fri 26 London, National Portrait Gallery, WC2H 0HE. 6.30pm. Musicke in the Ayre (Daniel Thomson, tenor and Din Ghani, lute) “From dusk to dawn” – lute songs through the night (part of Late Shift). Free entry www.npg.org.uk
Fri 29 London, St Giles-in-the-Fields, 1.10-150pm. Andrew Benson-Wilson (organ). Music by Samuel Wesley (b1766)
SEPTEMBER
Sun 4 Acton Hill Church, W3 9UB at 4 pm. Richard Boothby playing the newly discovered solo sonatas by Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767). Programmes at the door £6.00, £5.00 concessions, £2.00 children.
Mon 12 Wigmore Hall The Brabant Ensemble. Lassus, Jacquet of Mantua, Rore
Wed 14 Wigmore Hall The English Concert. Purcell & Telemann Don Quixote suites
Sat 17 Sandham Memorial Chapel, Burghclere, Hampshire, 6pm. Theresa Caudle (baroque violin) and Alastair Ross (harpsichord). Bach, Handel and Corelli www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/5a6e8fec-6597-4d97-b1cd-4a764237b0e5/pages/details
Sun 18 St Bartholomew the Less, West Smithfield, London. EC1A 9LA, 5pm for just over an hour (no interval). Cantores Early Music Chamber Choir. Renaissance music composed in honour of the Holy Cross. Selections from Josquin: Missa Pange lingua & settings of Salvator Mundi, O Crux, Ave and O sacrum convivium by composers inc. Tallis, Morales & Victoria. Tickets £10 on the door only.
Thurs 22 Wigmore Hall Freiburg Baroque Opera. Haydn, CPE Bach, JC Bach, Mozart
Thurs 29 Wigmore Hall Max Emanuel Cencic, Il Pomo d’Oro. Arie napoletane
OCTOBER
Sat 1 Unitarian Church, Ormond Road, Richmond TW10 6TH. 7.30 pm. Duo Maddalena. 17th and 18th century English songs and duets for soprano, alto, harpsichord, viola da gamba and lute lucygreenford*outlook.com www.facebook.com/DuoMaddalena
Sun 2 Wigmore Hall Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto), Orfeo 55. Italian baroque arias
Wed 5 Wigmore Hall Collegium 1704. Caldara, Handel, Paisiello, Gluck etc
Tues 11 London, St George's, Hanover Square, 1.10-1.50pm. Mayfair Organ Concerts. Andrew Benson-Wilson. Matthias Weckmann (b1616)
Fri 14 Wigmore Hall The Cardinall’s Musick. Byrd, Gibbons & modern
Fri 21 Wigmore Hall La Poème Armonique. Briceno, Berxes & anon
Mon 24 Wigmore Hall Phantasm. The World of Orlando Gibbons
Wed 26 Wigmore Hall Florilegium, Emma Kirkby. London in the 18th century
28-13 /11 *Brighton Early Music Festival
Sun 30 St John's Smith Square OAE, Ottavio Dantone dir/ hpschd. Bach: A Family Affair - music by JS, CPE, JCF and WF Bach
NOVEMBER
Thur 17 London, St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe, 7.30. Latin church music by Byrd and Tallis
FEBRUARY 2017
Sat 11 London, King’s Place. OAE. Turning points: Vivaldi www.oae.co.uk/event turning-points-vivaldi-the-contest-between-harmony-and-invention/
MAY 2017
Sat 20 London, King’s Place. OAE. Turning points: Bach www.oae.co.uk/event/turning-points-bach
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