Cambridge Early Music Concerts 2012

2012 FESTIVAL OF THE VOICE 18 May - 20 May 2012

THE EARTH RESOUNDS - CHORAL PILGRIMAGE 2012

The Sixteen
THE EARTH RESOUNDS - Choral Pilgrimage 2012, The Sixteen, Fri 18 May: click here for more about this concert

8.00pm, Friday 18 May, 2012
St John's College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00,  £15.00,  £12.50
Concert featuring arguably the three most celebrated composers from the Franco-Flemish school of the Renaissance,...

ERIC WHITACRE & DAVID SKINNER IN CONVERSATION

12.00 midday, Saturday 19 May, 2012
McCrum Theatre, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
Tickets:  £10.00,  £8.00,  Festival Season Ticket holders
The Grammy award-winning composer Eric Whitacre discusses his love of early music with Dr David Skinner, Director of Music at Sidney Sussex College and Director of vocal group Alamire. The discussion will be illustrated with recordings.

PRE-CONCERT TALK: CULTURAL MEMORY

6.15pm, Saturday 19 May, 2012
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Free to Trio Mediaeval ticket holders.
Rosamond McKitterick, Professor of Medieval History, University of Cambridge, speaks on Cultural memory and the resources of the past: setting medieval texts to music.

MEDIAEVAL MUSIC AND CONTEMPORARY WORKS

Trio Mediaeval
MEDIAEVAL MUSIC AND CONTEMPORARY WORKS, Trio Mediaeval, Sat 19 May: click here for more about this concertMEDIAEVAL MUSIC AND CONTEMPORARY WORKS, Trio Mediaeval, Sat 19 May: click here for more about this concert

8.00pm, Saturday 19 May, 2012
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00,  £15.00,  £10.00
The vocal ensemble Trio Mediaeval will be joined by Norwegian trumpet player/singer Arve Henriksen for a concert in which medieval, contemporary and improvised elements merge.
There is a pre-concert talk at 6.15pm, free to ticket-holders.
Music from the 11th, 12th, 13th, 15th and 21st centuries

ORPHEUS, I AM

Joel Frederiksen (bass, lute, archlute)
ORPHEUS, I AM, Joel Frederiksen (bass, lute, archlute), Sun 20 May: click here for more about this concertORPHEUS, I AM, Joel Frederiksen (bass, lute, archlute), Sun 20 May: click here for more about this concert

2.00pm, Sunday 20 May, 2012
McCrum Theatre, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
Tickets:  £15.00,  £10.00
The American basso profundo accompanies himself on the lute and archlute in songs by Dowland, Willaert, Marini, Johnson, Attaignant and Caccini.
The American basso profundo accompanies himself on the lute and archlute in songs by Dowland, Willaert, Marini,...
Concert generously supported by Alpha CRC globalisation specialists.
 

STRIGGIO: MASS IN FORTY PARTS; TALLIS: SPEM IN ALIUM

I Fagiolini
STRIGGIO: Mass in Forty Parts; TALLIS: Spem in alium, I Fagiolini, Sun 20 May: click here for more about this concert

8.00pm, Sunday 20 May, 2012
King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00,  £15.00,  £10.00
I Fagiolini's Striggio Tour is supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England
Striggio: Mass in Forty Parts; Tallis: Spem in alium; Gabrieli: Magnificat

Cambridge Early Music is supported in 2012 by

National Lottery through Arts Council England
Cambridge University Press
Alpha CRC
Analytic Art
La Dante

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