DIARY OF EVENTS
Please send information to: firstname.lastname@example.org. I actively research our own & the workshops of our contiguous EMFs (BMEMF, EMFScotland, MEMF, NEEMF), Benslow, Jackdaws, Lacock, Rondo & West Dean. Summer Schools and other workshops will only be included in the Contacts section, unless I am sent specific information by the organisers.
7/8-10 Benslow. Baroque chamber music at a=415 with Theresa Caudle, Mark Caudle, Alastair Ross, Stephen Preston, Kate Latham.
8-10 West Dean. Viol Consort Music with Alison Crum, Roy Marks.
12 BMEMF. Venue tba. Workshop for singers with Graham Coatman.
16 MEMF. Lutley Community Centre, Brookwillow Road, Halesowen, B63 1BU. Sacred Music by Gesualdo & others - workshop for singers with Robert Hollingworth.
16 Mostly Music. All Saints’ Church Centre, Hoole, Chester. Mixed-up Madrigals with Roger Wilkes.
16 NEEMF. Clemens Hall, Nunthorpe Road, York, YO23 1BW. Mediaeval Music for voices & instruments with Rachel Davies.
18-21 Benslow. Consorting Viols with Alison Crum, Roy Marks.
5-7 Rondo. The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU. Elementary & Pre-formed consorts with Alison Kinder, Jacqui Robertson-Wade.
6 abcd. Harrogate Ladies’ College, Clarence Drive, Harrogate, HG1 2QG. Music from the time of the Renaissance literary greats (Cervantes & Shakespeare) - a repertoire day for singers with Cathryn Dew. Details from https://www.abcd.org.uk/events/228/Music+from+the+Renaissance< /A>
13 MEMF. St Andrew’s Church Hall, Sandhills Road, Barnt Green, B45 8NR. Choral music from C18th Rome - workshop for singers and continuo with Peter Leech.
19-21 Mostly Music. Menzies Birmingham City-Strathallan Hotel, 225 Hagley Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B16 9RY. Monumental Musical Masterpieces - polychoral music by A and G Gabrieli, Hassler, Hieronymus and Jacob Praetorius and Philipp Dulichius for singers & instrumentalists (A=440) with Roger Wilkes.
11-13 West Dean. Recorder Consort Weekend with Helen Hooker.
12 BMEMF. St Leonard’s Church, Yarpole, HR6 0BD. Capilla Flamenca (Music of the Flemish Chapel in the royal Spanish court) - workshop for singers with Graham Coatman.
12 MEMF. St Nicholas Church, Warwick CV34 4JD. De Rore & Jacquet of Mantua - workshop for singers with Stephen Rice.
17/18-20 Benslow. Lutefest with Hopkinson Smith tbc, Paula Chateauneuf tbc, Roy Marks, Stewart McCoy, Jeni Melia.
20 NEEMF. The Priory Street Centre, York. Jean Richafort Missa pro Defunctis for singers and players of viols, recorders/Renaissance flutes, early brass, cornet, harp with David Hatcher.
29-3 Apr Chalemie.
31-7Apr Recorders For All Easter Recorder Course. Tutors Brian Blood, Ruth Burbidge, Andrew Collis, Josef Manser, Ann Marshall, Steve Marshall, Andrew Melville, Janice Ormerod, James Risden, Rosemary Robinson, Pam Smith.
3-9 Easter with Tom Beets, David Hatcher, Alison Kinder, Asako Morikawa, Emma Murphy, Marion Scott, Philip Thorby
4-10 Benslow. The Benslow Baroque Opera: Venus & Adonis with Dionysios Kyropoulos, Julian Perkins, Judy Tarling, Henrik Persson, Andrew Radley, Thomas Adby.
15-19 Rondo. High Leigh Conference Centre, Lord Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8SG. Intermediate with Alison Kinder, Jacqui Robertson-Wade.
16 MEMF. Venue tba. Schein - workshop for voices and instruments with Peter Syrus.
16-17 SEMF. Headcorn Village Hall, Kent, TN27 9NR. Monteverdi 1610 Vespers with Philip Thorby.
17-22 Lacock. Singing in Venice with Robert Hollingworth.
25-28 Benslow. Gregorian Chant for All with John Rowlands-Pritchard.
30 BMEMF. Community Centre, Knucklas nr Knighton. Schein and Scheidt for strings & recorders with Andrew Collis.
30-2 May Sherbourne Early Music. Frescobaldi Missa sopra l'aria della Monica with Gawain Glenton & Uri Smilansky.
6-8 Benslow. Baroque Performance on Modern String Instruments with Judi Tarling.
7 BMEMF. Grange Court, Pinsley Road, Leominster, HR6 8NL. Music for the Chapel Royal with Huw Williams.
13-15 Benslow. Voices & viols with Alison Crum, Peter Syrus.
13-15 Benslow. West Gallery Music with Francis Roads.
20-22 Rondo. Hothorpe Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6QX. Upper intermediate with Alison Kinder, Jacqui Robertson-Wade.
11 BMEMF. Leintwardine Community Centre. Music on the death of Prince Henry with Gabriel Crouch.
13-16 Benslow. Baroque String Orchestra with Theresa Caudle, Mark Caudle, Alistair Ross.
18 MEMF. Venue tba. Renaissance polychoral music - workshop for recorders, voices & viols with Alison Kinder.
26-2 Jul Lacock. Music at Monteconero with Eamonn Dougan.
10-15 Benslow. International Viol Summer School with Alison Crum, Ibi Aziz, Roy Marks, Peter Wendland.
16 MEMF. Venue tba. Workshop for singers with David Allinson.
19-24 Lacock. Lacock. Lacock Scholars & friends with Greg Skidmore.
14-20 Lacock. Ludlow. Monteverdi Vespers with JanJoost van Elburg.
4-9 Lacock. Trogir, Croatia with Erik Van Nevel.
9-11 Discoed. Early Music in the Marches. Workshop for singers and players (A=440) - with Philip Thorby, David Hatcher, Alison Kinder, George Bartle.
9-11 Jackdaws. Stylish Baroque with Theresa Caudle, Alastair Ross.
16-18 Rondo. The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU. Elementary & Pre-formed consorts with Alison Kinder, Jacqui Robertson-Wade.
24 MEMF. Venue tba. Workshop for voices & instruments with Graham O'Reilly.
7-10 Fort Belan voices and viols weekend with Ibi Aziz, Clare Wilkinson. Details from Chris Blundell at email@example.com
4-6 Rondo. Hothorpe Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6QX. Intermediate & Upper intermediate with Alison Kinder, Jacqui Robertson-Wade.
12 MEMF. Venue tba. Martin Peerson’s Grave Chamber Music of 1630 Workshop for voices, viols & organ with Robert Hollingworth, Richard Boothby.
26 NEEMF. Venue tba. Martin Peerson (c1572-1651)?, Grave Chamber Musique with Robert Hollingworth, Richard Boothby.
Contacts for workshops
Brighton Early Music Festival, www.bremf.org.uk
Discoed Upper House, Discoed, nr Presteigne, LD8 2NW. 01547 560369, DiscoedEarlyMusic@BTConnect.com
Dorset Bach Cantata Club, Sturminster Newton High School, Bath road, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1DT. Details from 01933 425 383.
Fiori Musicali, 01327 360931, www.fiori-musicali.com
Pro Cantione Antiqua, 01943 874649
Roger Wilkes, 01565 872650, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rondo Viol Academy. 07949 511619, www.rondoviolacademy.co.uk