Online Zooms, Workshops & Courses
throughout the country & abroad

Please check dates with organisers before going to any event.

Activities with a regular contact are marked with a *

'*' Venue information available HERE 

JULY

Mon 11      Sands Films Studios, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4HZ, 7pm.Live & online (also available afterwards). Workshop: The Art of Gesture (Kat Carson & Music Antica) sandsmusic.eventive.org/schedule/6290fbe8349d0300efaad775

11-17         Chalemie Summer School at Uppingham School in Oakham barbara.segal@chalemie.co.uk

Tues 12      and Tues 19, 3.30-5.30 online.  City Lit course - Bach: Goldberg Variations (Karen Betley) Great works: Bach's Goldberg Variations | Online Course | Performing arts | City Lit

Wed 13      Foundling Museum online talk by Ruth Smith (author of Charles Jennens: the man behind Handel’s Messiah) 1pm (will be available afterwards) foundlingmuseum.org.uk

Fri 15         *The Telling online workshop 11am (also available later).

Sat 16         *MEMF “Nuns”  workshop for viols and female voices (Prof Laurie Stras)

Sat 16         Lewes, St Michael’s Church, 158 High Street BN7 1XU, 2-6. The Baroque Collective Sing & Discover LIVE workshop: Handel: Four Coronation Anthems
(John Hancorn & Richard Wigmore) https://www.trybooking.co.uk/BHTA

Sat 16         *Cambridge Woodwind Makers. Classical clarinet making

16-23         Cambridge Early Music Renaissance summer school – Mr Byrd’s private music

Sun 20        Irish Recorder and Viol Course zoom, 7.30pm. A sort of “Desert Island Discs”. Marion Doherty-Hayden, Emma Murphy, Pamela Flanagan, Ibi Aziz and Philip Thorby each introduce a recording of a favourite work, and explain why it means so much to them. IRVC Zoom Events – Irish Recorder and Viol Course

Fri 22         Tenterden Town railway station refreshment rooms, 2-5pm.  Choral workshop with David Allinson https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdPREEZoXKAxv20ampJ8FLZCI1_WG32jJql3ADPT-rr9Jrg7A/viewform?usp=sf_link

Sat 23         *SWEMF Thornbury.  'Amidst an Ocean full of Flying Fishes' -  Workshop for voices & instruments (Ali Kinder)

24-29         *Run by Singers.  Lincoln summer schools (Matt Finch & Peter North)

24-31         Cambridge Early Music baroque summer school – the Fairy Queen

30-6           *NORVIS 50 Early Music Summer School at Barnard Castle School, County Durham, for recorders, viols, lutes, harpsichords, baroque strings and voices www.norvis.org.uk

31-6           Beauchamp Early Music Week JaneR@GlosAcadMusic.org (waiting list only)

31-7           *Run by Singers.  Assisi summer school (David Skinner)

 

AUGUST

5-8             *Benslow.  Baroque on modern instruments

12-14         *Run by Singers.  Manchester Cathedral weekend (Peter North)

Sat 13         *EEMF Elsworth, Cambs.  Madrigals: a summer musical progress (Angus Smith)

14-20         *Higham Hall Early Music Summer School Higham Hall | Early Music Summer School

14-21         Baroque Week at Caversham www.baroque-week.org.uk

16-21         *Cambridge Woodwind Makers. Baroque oboe making

20-27         Irish Recorder and Viol Course at an Grianan, Co. Louth, Ireland https://irishrecorderandviolcourse.org

20-28         Cardiff Baroque Dance summer school

Wed 24      City lit online course: Byrd’s Quomodo cantabimus (Edward Breen)

22-26         *HISS at Beverley

28-1           *Run by Singers.  Salisbury summer school (David Ogden)

 

SEPTEMBER

2-4             *Jackdaws. Stylish Baroque (Theresa Caudle and Alastair Ross)

2-4             Cambridge Choral Liturgy course (David Allinson)

Sat 3        *SWEMF Cheltenham.  Workshop for voices and viols including music by Tyler and Byrd (Susanna Pell)

4-9             *Lacock.  Trogir Music Week (Patrick Craig)

6-8             Medieval Music in the Dales Summer School medievalmusicinthedales.co.uk

9-11           Medieval Music in the Dales at Bolton Castle.  Theme this year is Medieval Women – Music Makers and Muses medievalmusicinthedales.co.uk

9-11           *Jackdaws. The City Musick 

10-11         *Cambridge Woodwind Makers. Baroque & modern oboe reed making and adjustment

11-16         *Halsway.  Voices, viols and recorders association untutored course vvr-association@hotmail.com

11-17         *Lacock.  Lucca consort week (Robert Hollingworth)

Mon 12      St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

12-16         *Cambridge Woodwind Makers. Recorder making (Jacqueline Sorel)

Sat 17         *NWEMF Convent music workshop for female voices & soft instruments (Laurie Stras)

Sat 17         *MEMF Schütz and his world. Workshop for Sackbuts, cornetti and voices with Gawain Glenton

Sat 17         *NEEMF York.  Playing Loud winds For Fun (Peter Barnard & Kate Billmore)

Sat 17         Liverpool *The Telling workshops

18-25         *Run by Singers.  A week in Toledo (David Ogden)

Mon 19       St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

Thur 22      *SEMF online talk.  Mary, Mary, quite contrary (Patrick Craig)

Sat 24         *TVEMF Northwood.  The Lambeth Choirbook, workshop for singers (Patrick Allies) simone.theiss@tvemf.org

Mon 26      St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

 

OCTOBER

Sat 1           *BMEMF Shropshire.  Workshop for singers (Sally Dunkley) (details tbc) 

Mon 3        St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

7-9             *Benslow.  Madrigals & Partsongs (James Oldfield & Simon Gregory)

7-9             *Jackdaws.  Recorder weekend (Anna Stegmann)

Sat 8           *SWEMF Nailsea nr Bristol.  Untutored baroque chamber music day

8-9             Dorset Bach Cantata Club non-residential weekend Choir and orchestra | Dorset Bach Cantata Club (info073404.wixsite.com)

Sun 9          *SEMF Smarden nr Headcorn. Schütz for voices & instruments (Gawain Glenton)

Mon 10      St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

Sat 15         *EEMF Ipswich. Missa Dominus Regnavit by Lambert de Sayve (Philip Thorby)

Sat 15         *NWEMF Lancaster.  Dunkeld Part Books for singers (Rory McCleery)

Sun 16        *BREMF choral workshop with David Allinson

16-23         *Run by Singers.  Transylvanian Adventure (Jeremy Jackman)

Mon 17       St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

21-23         *Knuston.  Lassus Plus (Peter Syrus)

Sat 22         *MEMF Workshop for voices & instruments (Philip Thorby)

Sat 29         *NEEMF York.  The music of Constanzo Porta for voices & instruments + AGM (David Hatcher)

 

NOVEMBER

Sat 5           St Catharine's College Chapel, Cambridge.  Choral workshop on Schütz, more details to follow (David Allinson)

Tue 8          *TVEMF Rory McCleery. Zoom talk on Dunstaple & his contemporaries

9-12           *London International Festival of Early Music

Sat 12         *SEMF workshop (Patrick Craig)

Sat 12         *MEMF Madrigals based on birdsong – workshop for singers (Anita Datta)

Sat 12         *NWEMF Didsbury. Schütz workshop for voices & instruments (Roger Wilkes)

17/18-20    *Benslow.  Consorting Viols

Sat 19         *SWEMF on ZOOM 'A Plaine and Easie Introduction to ... the mathematics of tuning and temperaments' (Clare Griffel)

Sat 26         *TVEMF Venue tba.  Dunstaple & his contemporaries for ATB singers (Rory McCleery)

Sat 26         *NEEMF Newcastle area.  An Advent/Christmas workshop for instruments (Tim Bayley)

Sat 26         Battersea.  *Platinum Consort workshop – Gesualdo & Stravinski

Mon 28      St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

 

DECEMBER

2-4             *Jackdaws.  Singing Handel (Jonathan Peter Kenney)

2-5             *Run by Singers.  Mozart in Vienna (Nigel Perrin)

Sat 3           Dorchester Abbey, Oxfordshire.  Hodie Christus natus est – 16th & 17th C polychoral Advent and Christmas music from Germany & Italy for early wind and brass (Tim Bayley of the York Waits) enquiries@theyorkwaits.org.uk

Sat 3           *Platinum Consort workshop for singers.  Vivaldi: Magnificat RV10

Mon 5        St Barnabas, Pimlico 7.30-9.30 *Platinum Consort Tallis workshop (ballot ends 31st July)

15-22         Tel Aviv International Recorder Festival and Competition https://telavivrecorderfes.wixsite.com/tarf/about

Sat 17         *NEEMF York.  Seasonal fun for voices & instruments (Tricia Moores)

Sun 18        *TVEMF Amersham.  The Mystical Marriage – a seasonal workshop for voices & instruments (Philip Thorby)

 

FEBRUARY 2023

Sat 4           *EEMF Byrd workshop (David Allinson)

10-12         *Jackdaws.  The City Music

Sat 18         *TVEMF Keble Workshop (more details later)

 

MARCH 2023

17-19         Medieval Music in the Dales online      

 

MAY 2023

Sat6            *BMEMF New Radnor  -  David Skinner  -  Byrd Quatercentenary workshop for singers

 

SEPTEMBER 2023     

8-10           Medieval Music in the Dales at Bolton Castle

Sat 16         *BMEMF Shrewsbury  -  David Allinson  -  workshop for singers

 

MARCH 2024

22-24         Medieval Music in the Dales online      

 

SEPTEMBER 2024     

13-15         Medieval Music in the Dales at Bolton Castle

 

MARCH 2025

21-23         Medieval Music in the Dales online      

 

SEPTEMBER 2025     

12-14         Medieval Music in the Dales at Bolton Castle

Updated 26-07-2022