Cambridge Early Music Concerts 2013

2013 SUMMER SEASON 16 June - 19 August 2013

MUSICUS FAMOSISSIMUS

La Morra
MUSICUS FAMOSISSIMUS, La Morra, Sun 16 Jun: click here for more about this concertMUSICUS FAMOSISSIMUS, La Morra, Sun 16 Jun: click here for more about this concert

3.30pm, Sunday 16 June, 2013
Little St Mary's Church, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
A tribute to Johannes Ciconia (ca. 1370-1412).
Johannes Ciconia is regarded as one of the most intriguing musical personalities of the period immediately preceding...
La Morra perform Guillaume Du Fay and Gilles Binchois, live in St. Peter's Church, Basle, January 2011
La Morra perform virelai 'Quant je sui mis au retour' by Guillaume de Machaut
La Morra perform 'Sicut lilium inter spinas' by Antoine Brumel
(YouTube videos linked from La Morra's website.)
Unterstützt durch die Abteilung Kultur Basel Stadt; generously supported by Basel-Stadt Abteilung Kultur , kulturelles.bl and Schweizerische Interpretengenossenschaft SIG.
 

DOWLAND, PURCELL AND BACH

Jakob Lindberg
DOWLAND, PURCELL AND BACH, Jakob Lindberg, Sun 7 Jul: click here for more about this concert

3.30pm, Sunday 7 July, 2013
Queens' College Long Gallery, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
SOLD OUT: PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF START TIME
In celebration of the 450th anniversary of the birth of John Dowland (1563-1626).
In celebration of the 450th anniversary of the birth of John Dowland (1563-1626), Jakob Lindberg plays a recital...

VIVALDI CHAMBER CONCERTOS

The Parley of Instruments
VIVALDI CHAMBER CONCERTOS, The Parley of Instruments, Sun 4 Aug: click here for more about this concert

4.00pm, Sunday 4 August, 2013
Little St Mary's Church, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
Vivaldi chamber concertos for recorder, oboe, violin, bassoon and continuo.
Vivaldi chamber concertos for recorder, oboe, violin, bassoon and continuo.

THE LION OF ST MARK'S

The Parley of Instruments with Philippa Hyde (soprano)
THE LION OF ST MARK'S, The Parley of Instruments with Philippa Hyde (soprano), Wed 7 Aug: click here for more about this concert

8.00pm, Wednesday 7 August, 2013
Queens' College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00
==SOLD OUT==
Monteverdi and his followers at St Mark's, Venice.
In the 1620s and 30s Monteverdi and his colleagues at St Mark's in Venice created a new type of church music for...

FROM MONTEVERDI TO VIVALDI

Students of the Baroque Music Summer School and The Parley of Instruments
FROM MONTEVERDI TO VIVALDI, Students of the Baroque Music Summer School and The Parley of Instruments, Sat 10 Aug: click here for more about this concert

7.30pm, Saturday 10 August, 2013
Emmanuel United Reformed Church, Cambridge
Tickets:  £12.00,  £10.00
A presentation of some of the music which has been studied during this year's summer school.
A presentation of some of the music which has been studied during this year's summer school, including works for...

LUTE MUSIC BY JOHN JOHNSON

Stewart McCoy
LUTE MUSIC BY JOHN JOHNSON, Stewart McCoy, Sun 11 Aug: click here for more about this concert

2.00pm, Sunday 11 August, 2013
Sidney Sussex College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £15.00,  £12.00
Lute music by John Johnson.
Johnson, born in 1540, was one of Elizabeth I's "musitians for the three lutes", and the earliest of the lutenist-composers...

SPEAKING IN TONGUES: MUSIC BY THE GREAT POLYGLOT OF RENAISSANCE MUSIC, LASSUS

The Intrepid Academy
SPEAKING IN TONGUES: Music by the great polyglot of Renaissance music, Lassus, The Intrepid Academy, Wed 14 Aug: click here for more about this concert

8.00pm, Wednesday 14 August, 2013
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00
Music by the great polyglot of Renaissance music, Lassus.
Supple French chansons, passionate Italian madrigals and villanelle, earthy German Lieder, and the haunting Latin...

LESSONS WITH LASSUS

Students of the Renaissance Music Summer School, Philip Thorby and friends
LESSONS WITH LASSUS, Students of the Renaissance Music Summer School, Philip Thorby and  friends, Fri 16 Aug: click here for more about this concertLESSONS WITH LASSUS, Students of the Renaissance Music Summer School, Philip Thorby and  friends, Fri 16 Aug: click here for more about this concert

7.30pm, Friday 16 August, 2013
Sidney Sussex College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £12.00,  £10.00
More music by the brilliant Lassus.
More music by the brilliant Lassus, ranging from powerful large-scale polychoral motets, embracing the full range...

WILLIAM BYRD, RECUSANT AND REBEL: A COMPOSER'S LEGACY TO ENGLAND'S COVERT CATHOLICS

The Mercian Consort dir. Alexander Berry
WILLIAM BYRD, RECUSANT and REBEL: A composer's legacy to England's covert Catholics, The Mercian Consort dir. Alexander Berry, Sat 17 Aug: click here for more about this concert

12.00 noon, Saturday 17 August, 2013
Queens' College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £15.00,  £12.00
==SOLD OUT==
A composer's legacy to England's covert Catholics.
This hour-long concert demonstrates William Byrd's mastery in writing for the voice, focusing on works of particular...

MASTERS OF EUROPE

Stile Antico
MASTERS OF EUROPE, Stile Antico, Mon 19 Aug: click here for more about this concertMASTERS OF EUROPE, Stile Antico, Mon 19 Aug: click here for more about this concert

7.30pm, Monday 19 August, 2013
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £25.00,  £20.00
Music for the Hapsburg Rulers.
The remarkable Hapsburg dynasty, which at its peak ruled much of Europe and established the first truly global empire,...

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