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 N.B. the * in email addresses has been replaced by * to defeat address-gathering software.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
JULY
Fri 11 London, Lumen Church, 6.30-7.30, Musicke in the Ayre (Jane Hunt soprano, Din Ghani lute, archlute): Baroque Beginnings, from Peri to Purcell: charting the migration in musical styles from Italy to England through 17th century song
Tues 15 Wigmore Hall Mahan Esfahani (hpschd) Couperin, JS Bach, CPE Bach, Benda, Takemitsu
Wed 16 Esher, Christ Church, 1.10. DeNOTE Winds. French revolutionary music
Sun 20 Wigmore Hall Brook Street Band. Telemann, Bach, Handel
Mon 21 London, Cadogan Hall, 1pm. Les Arts Florissants. Rameau (BBC Proms
Wed 23 Hampton, Garrick’s Temple. Yat-Soon Yeo (hpschd) Rameau & CPE Bach www.lokimusic.co.uk
Thur 24 Wigmore Hall Christopher Ainslie (countertenor) Matthew Wadsworth (theorbo) Kate Haynes (cello) Dowland, Kapsberger, Monteverdi, Purcell, Visée
Sat 26 Wigmore Hall The Cardinall’s Musick 25th anniversary concert
Sat 26 London, Royal Albert Hall, 8pm. Zürcher Sing-Akademie and Zurich Chamber Orchestra. JS Bach: St John Passion (BBC Proms)
Mon 28 London, Cadogan Hall, 1pm. CPE Bach (BBC Proms
Tues 29 London, Royal Albert Hall, 10pm. Les Arts Florissants. Rameau (BBC Proms
AUGUST
Sat 2 London, Cadogan Hall, 3pm. Armonia Atenea. Handel, Hasse, Paisiello, Lully, Vivaldi & Gluck (BBC Proms
Sat 2 London, St James' Church, Prebend Street, Islington N1 8PF, 7.30. Poeticall Musicke. Instrumental music by Carolan
SEPTEMBER
Sat 6 London, Royal Albert Hall, 7pm. Radio Berlin Choir & Berliner Philharmoniker. Bach: St Matthew Passion (BBC Proms
Sat 13 Cambridge, Little St Mary's Church, 7:30pm. Ave maris stella: Marian motets by Josquin, Gombert, Willaert, Clemens and others. De Profundis conducted by Edward Wickham (The Clerks). Tickets www.adcticketing.com (01223 300085)
Fri 17 London, Hackney Empire, 7.30pm. English Touring Opera. Haydn: Life on the Moon Hackney Empire (020 8985 2424) englishtouringopera.org.uk
Sat 18 London, Hackney Empire, 7.30pm. English Touring Opera. Handel: Ottone (020 8985 2424) englishtouringopera.org.uk
Sat 27 London, Holy Trinity, Sloane Sq. Platinum Consort. Howells: Requiem plus renaissance motets & modern choral works. PROMS CADOGAN HALL box office
NOVEMBER
Sat 15 Surrey, Esher, All Saints' Church, Weston Green KT10 8JL, 7.30pm. The Ripieno Choir with The Monteverdi String Band. La Chapelle Royale: Rameau, Charpentier, Mondonville, Lully and Le Prince www.ripienochoir.org.uk (020 3137 0376/020 8399 2714) vox*ripienochoir.org.uk
Sat 15 London, Holy Trinity, Sloane Sq. Platinum Consort. Eternal mother. Tavener & Josquin PROMS CADOGAN HALL box office
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