BFX: La Fonte Musica – Dantenova: Music from the Divine Comedy

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

In 1321, the great poet Dante Alighieri died. At the exact same time, Philippe de Vitry and Johannes de Muris published their treatises on music. Their proclamations about an ars […]

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. […]

$5 – $35

BFX: Alkemie – Love to My Liking: the Trouvères of Northern France

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

In this concert, Alkemie performs 13th-century trouvère songs, dances, and motets—the majority of which have never before been recorded, and several of which were transcribed by the ensemble from their […]

BFX: Special Event: Harpsichordpalooza

Berkeley City Club 2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA, United States

Many early music lovers are familiar with the travails of harpsichord transport and tuning. Arranging all of this for one harpsichord is difficult enough, not to mention two, three, or […]

BFX: La Fonte Musica – Enigma Fortuna: On the cusp of the Renaissance

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

Antonio Zacara da Teramo (ca. 1360–1416) was one of the great composers bridging the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Prolific and widely copied, his compositions are in a variety of […]

BFX: Philharmonia Baroque Chamber Players – Telemann: Paris Quartets

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

Ever the cosmopolitan, Georg Philipp Telemann continually sought in his music to unify the dominant French and Italian styles of his day. In preparation for a visit to Paris in […]

So Far From Home

The Chapel at West Parish 210 Lowell Street, Andover, 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. […]

$5 – $35

BFX: Cappella Pratensis – Obrecht: Missa Maria zart

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

In 1504 the great polyphonist Jacob Obrecht traveled from his home country Flanders to Ferrara, where he was appointed composer in the musical chapel of Duke Ercole d’Este. On the […]

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 […]

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