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 N.B. the * in email addresses has been replaced by * to defeat address-gathering software.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
Tues 4 BBC Proms Royal College of Music, 5.45pm. An introduction to Monteverdi’s 'Orfeo' (free)
Tues 4 BBC Proms Royal Albert Hall, 7.30pm. Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists. Monteverdi: Orfeo
Sun 9 BBC Proms RAH 8pm. Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Beethoven & Berlioz
Fri 21 BBC Proms RAH Bach, 10.15pm. Mass in G min, Brandenburg 2 & Magnificat in D major.
Sun 23 BBC Proms Royal College of Music, 5.45pm. Proms extra - J S Bach’s organ works (free)
Tues 1 BBC Proms Royal Albert Hall, 7.30pm. OAE, Choir of the Enlightenment. Brahms
Thurs 3 BBC Proms Royal Albert Hall, 10.15pm. The English Concert, Alice Coote. Handel arias
Sat 12 Wigmore Hall The English Concert. Handel, Veracini & Porpora
Sun 13 Dorchester Abbey. Orchestra of St John's and OSJ Voices. Purcell: Dido & Aeneas, Chaconne, arias, duets & anthems
Tues 22 Hatchlands, 11am. Cobbe Collection of keyboard instruments tour (Alec Cobbe)
Sat 26 London, The Charterhouse, Sutton's Hospital, Charterhouse Square,EC1M 6AN (Nearest stations: Barbican, Farringdon). Cantores early music chamber choir 20th anniversary concert, Director David Allinson. Videte miraculum – Tallis, Josquin, Mouton, Gombert and van Wilder. Tickets on the door only: £12 (£8 student/unwaged)
Sat 26 Cambridge, Trinity College Chapel, Treasures of Venice - masterpieces by Gabrieli, de Rore and Willaert. De Profundis conducted by Robert Hollingworth (I Fagiolini). Tickets £16/£12 from bit.ly/DPVenice
Sun 27 Stowe House, 7.30. Fiori Musicali. JS Bach, JCF Bach, Couperin & Telemann
Tues 29 Hatchlands, 7.30. The Revolutionary Drawing Room. Mozart, Haydn arr. Salomon
Wed 30 Hatchlands, 12 noon. Marcia Hadjimarkos (clavichord & square piano) JS & CPE Bach
Wed 30 Wigmore Hall Mark Padmore (tenor) & Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano) Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert & Haydn
Wed 7 Hatchlands, 12 noon. Carole Cerasi (Ruckers hpschd) Duphly & Jacquet de la Guerre
Wed 21 Hatchlands, 12 noon. Ensemble F2. Danzi & Mozart
23-8 Brighton Early Music Festival www.bremf.org.uk
Thur 29 Hatchlands, 7.30. The Music Collection. JC Bach & Mozart
Wed 4 Hatchlands, 12 noon and 2.30. Terence Charlston (1759 Snetzler chamber organ) Byrd, Purcell, Clarke, Handel & Russell
12-14 Greenwich Early Music Festival
Thur 12 Greenwich, St Alfege Church, 5.30. Phantasm
Fri 13 Greenwich, St Alfege Church, 5.30. Emma Kirkby, Jacob Herringman & members of Dowland Works
Fri 13 Greenwich Old Royal Naval College Chapel, 7.45. St James’s Baroque
Sat 14 Greenwich, St Alfege Church, 5.30. Charlotte Barbour-Condini & Sophie Westbrooke with the Zero Gravity Band.
Sat 14 Surrey, Esher, Weston Green, All Saints’ Church, 7.30, The Ripieno Choir with organ, cornetts and sackbuts. Venetian Echoes: music by Andrea Gabrieli (Magnificat), Claudio Monteverdi (Lauda Jerusalem from the 1610 Vespers and four motets), Giovanni Croce (Missa 'Percussit Saul') and Heinrich Schütz (German Magnificat and Psalm 100) Tickets (cheaper in advance) from 020 3137 0376 or 020 8399 2714 vox*ripienochoir.org.uk
Sun 15 London, Stationers’ Hall, 6.30 for 7. Fiori Musicali. Tallis
Mon 16 St Michael at the Northgate, Cornmarket, Oxford, 1.00-1.40 pm. Skeleton Crew. Lunchtime recital of early music. Admission Free (charity donations appreciated)
Tues 17 London, Queen’s Chapel of the Savoy. Fiori Musicali, James Laing (countertenor). Purcell with readings from Pepys
11-13 Teddington, Normansfield Theatre. Isleworth Baroque. Handel: Semele www.isleworthbaroque.co.uk
Tues 15 Reading Concert Hall, 7.30pm The Sixteen & Harry Christophers. The Virgin Mother and Child www.readingarts.com
Sat 30 Reading Concert Hall 7.30pm Red Priest. Handel in the Wind www.readingarts.com
MAY 2016
Fri13 Reading Concert Hall 7.30pm. Trevor Pinnock, Sophie Gent, Matthew Truscott, Jonathan Manson. Purcell, Corelli, Handel. www.readingarts.com
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