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 N.B. the * in email addresses has been replaced by * to defeat address-gathering software.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
JUNE
Fri 10 London, St Andrew Holborn, 5 St Andrew Street EC4A 3AF, 7.30. Orlando Chamber Choir. Renaissance Renegades. Philips , Bach, Gesualdo, Gombert, Weelkes and modern pr*orlandochoir.org.uk
Sat 11 London, St Barnabas' Church, SW1. St Mary's Singers. 12 noon Sung Mass (with incense) Palestrina: Missa, Aeterna Christi Munera, Byrd: Ave verum corpus To take part in the choir contact James Reed jnmr84094*gmail.com
Mon 13 Wigmore Hall BBC lunchtime concert, 1pm. Gli Incogniti, Amandine Beyer (dir/violin) Vivaldi
Tues 14 Oxford, Bate Collection Gallery Recital, 1pm. "Music of the viola da gamba". The Bate Collection viol consort play music of the 17th and 18th centuries. Free of charge no advance booking necessary
Wed 15 Leipzig, Kreuzkirche Störmthal, 5.30pm. Andrew Benson-Wilson (organ), Scheidt, Weckmann, Pachelbel, Böhm, Walther and Bach. 1723 organ opened by Bach.
Thur 16 St John's Smith Square Gabrieli Consort and Players. Haydn: The Seasons
Thur 16 Guildford, Loseley House. Bergamasca Baroque ensemble www.bergamasca.co.uk
Fri 17 London, Schott’s Music, 48 Gt Malborough St, W1F 7BB. 6.30pm. Musicke in the Ayre (Sophia Brumfitt, soprano and Din Ghani, lute/bar.guitar). “Women of note” programme marking new book on women composers by Dr Anna Beer, who will also give a talk www.wegottickets.com/event/352911
Sat 18 London, St Sepulchre’s. Renaissance Singers. Cardoso
Mon 20 Wigmore Hall BBC lunchtime concert, 1pm. Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (dir/flute) Blavet, Pisendel, Leo, Leclair, Vivaldi Thurs 23 June 7:30pm
Thur 23 Wigmore Hall The Early Opera Company. Handel: La Resurrezione
Thur 23 Woking, The Lightbox, GU21 4AA Bergamasca Baroque Ensemble www.bergamasca.co.uk
Fri 24 Wigmore Hall Adam Walker (flute) Mahan Esfahani (hpschd) Couperin, Quantz, Benda, Duphly, Philidor
Sat 25 St Mary the Virgin, Hambleden, Henley-on-Thames at 7.30pm. Camden Choir with Edward Tambling (organ). Lassus: Missa Paschalis, Schütz: Three Motets, Jakob Praetorius: Five Anthems, Schein: Maria Magdalena et Altera Maria
Sat 25 Esher, Surrey. All Saints' Church, Weston Green KT10 8JL. The Ripieno Choir. Taverner Western Wynde Mass and Byrd Mass for four voices, interspersed with motets by Stravinsky and Duruflé
Sun 26 Wigmore Hall Latino Ladino
Mon 27 Wigmore Hall Matthias Goerne (baritone) Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano) Beethoven
Thur 30 Wigmore Hall Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Edin Karamazov (lute) Handel, Bach, Dowland, folk songs
JULY
Fri 1 Wigmore Hall Trios and solos by the most fam’d masters
Sat 2 Wigmore Hall Orfeo 55. Vivaldi
Tues 5 Guildford, Gate Street Barn, Bramley GU5 0LR Bergamasca Baroque Ensemble www.bergamasca.co.uk
Sun 10 London, Christ's Chapel of God's Gift, Dulwich, 7.45-8.45pm. Christ's Chapel 400th anniversary Celebration Recital. Andrew Benson-Wilson (organ). "Circa 1616"
Sun 10 St. Nicolas Church, Taplow 6.30pm.Renaissance Voices "Let Music Sound" - joyful music by Victoria, Monteverdi, Schütz, Purcell & Handel. Tickets £15, including refreshments, from 01628 782658.
Mon 11 Wigmore Hall BBC lunchtime concert, 1pm. Ensemble Marsyas, Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano) Mozart & Beethoven quintets for piano & winds
Sun 17 Wigmore Hall The Brook Street Band. Handel
Tues 19 Wigmore Hall Mahan Esfahani (hpschd) Bull, Kalabis, D’Anglebert etc
Sun 24 Burgh House, New End Square, NW3 1LT. 11.00 am. Sunday brunch concert with Musicke in the Ayre (Marie Lemaire, soprano and Din Ghani, lute/vihuela). “A Spanish Sojourn” songs from the Siglo d’Oro. Coffee & croissant included in £12 ticket www.burghhouse.org.uk
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)
OCTOBER
Tues 11 London, St George's, Hanover Square, 1.10-1.50pm. Mayfair Organ Concerts. Andrew Benson-Wilson. Matthias Weckmann (b1616)
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