BFX: Cantata Collective – Bach Concerti

First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

For the first time in the group’s history, the Cantata Collective is performing an all-Bach instrumental program! Join us for a night featuring several Brandenburg concerti, as well as concertos for various instruments.

So Far From Home

St. Anne's in-the-Fields 147 Concord Rd, Lincoln, MA, United States

The experience of exile can take many forms–from banishment to estrangement to homesickness. The despair of being unwillingly separated from all that is familiar resonates deeply in the human soul. Voices and viols unite in 16th-century polyphony from Spain, France, Holland, Italy, England, and Germany that depicts both physical and psychological exile. From well-known composers […]

$5 – $35

BFX: Alam & Manik Khan

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

Join us for a special performance in the Hindustani (North Indian) classical tradition! An evening “raga”—or melodic concept that encompasses a specific set of musical rules, emotions, and characteristics that define a unique musical mood and atmosphere—will be specifically chosen for the audience and announced. The performance will then unfold with four main parts: Alap, […]

BFX Special Event: Chinese Tea Tasting with Tranquil Resonance

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

Take a break from concert attending and bask in the late afternoon sun (with shade) while enjoying some guqin music curated by David Wong and his San Francisco-based Tranquil Resonance Studio, while sipping several varieties of Chinese tea.

BFX: Voices of Music – Convey to me some peaceful shore

First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

Join us for a smile-inducing program of arias and virtuoso concertos by George Frideric Handel and Antonio Vivaldi! Soloists include soprano Amanda Forsythe, recorder player Hanneke van Proosdij, and Baroque violinist Augusta McKay Lodge.

BFX: Farallon Recorder Quartet – Between Heaven and Earth

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

Evoking the rich soils and roots of the earth to the aethereal space of the heavens, the Farallon Recorder Quartet creates anew the sounds of Guillaume Dufay, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina and Johann Sebastian Bach. Recorders of all sizes blend together to evince, by turns, the earthy might and consonance of the […]

BFX: Caima Yyai Jesus – Music from the South American Missions

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

During the period of Spanish colonial rule in South America from the 16th through the 19th centuries, music played a key role in the process of conquest and evangelization. The vast collections of Renaissance and Baroque music found in Bolivia that comprise the Chiquitos and Moxos archives, and the Codex Martínez Compañón found in Perú, […]

Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Festival

Walter Hall Queens Park, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

A series of four FREE concerts presented in conjunction with the Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute. Baroque Portraits An informal chamber recital featuring members of the TBSI faculty. Admission is free and on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration or tickets are required.

Free

members of Convivium Musicum in Renaissance polyphonic favorites from our recent concerts

Eureka Beacon Street, Brookline, MA, United States

Sounds of Summer - free outdoor June Saturdays series of varied musical groups sponsored by Brookline Music School & Brookline Commission for the Arts & supported by American Recovery Plan Act. We will present a 45 minute set of short pieces written over 3 centuries from Dufay to Salomone Rossi & Vittoria Aleotti.

FREE

BFX: Parthenia Viol Consort – House of Habsburg

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Berkeley 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA, United States

Over the course of their long history, the vast and enduring House of Habsburg (1273–1916) were dedicated patrons of the arts. This fascinating program—curated by the dynamic viol consort Parthenia—explores music written during the late 15th and 16th centuries, when the dynasty was at the peak of its prestige and power, as well as later […]

The EMA Member Concerts & Events Calendar is for time-sensitive events, such as in-person concerts, livestreaming performances or video premieres, and live online events such as webinars. Events hosted by licensed or incorporated organizations/ensembles must be posted from their EMA Organization Member account. Videos available on-demand (temporarily or permanently) should not be submitted as multi-day events. Please submit Early Music News & Press Releases about these or other activities.

Highlights from this calendar are included in the weekly E-Notes email newsletter (Tuesdays). Selections are made based on variety of event types and geographic regions.

EMA does not share non-EMA events on our social media platforms.

Scroll to Top