The Paris Quartet—The Great Trios and Beyond

First Presbyterian Church, Palo Alto 1140 Cowper Street at Lincoln, Palo Alto, CA

In our inaugural concerts returning to live performance, follow The Paris Quartet—an ensemble of Bay Area luminaries with reputations far beyond—as they demonstrate the blossoming of the trio into the quartet, with one or two voices multiplying into four separate and distinct lines, with each instrument having its own unique part to play. The concert …

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$20 – $55

The Paris Quartet—The Great Trios and Beyond

St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA

In our inaugural concerts returning to live performance, follow The Paris Quartet—an ensemble of Bay Area luminaries with reputations far beyond—as they demonstrate the blossoming of the trio into the quartet, with one or two voices multiplying into four separate and distinct lines, with each instrument having its own unique part to play. The concert …

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$20 – $55

The Paris Quartet—The Great Trios and Beyond

St. Mark's Lutheran Church 1111 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA

In our inaugural concerts returning to live performance, follow The Paris Quartet—an ensemble of Bay Area luminaries with reputations far beyond—as they demonstrate the blossoming of the trio into the quartet, with one or two voices multiplying into four separate and distinct lines, with each instrument having its own unique part to play. The concert …

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$20 – $55

Aulos Ensemble—In Dulci Jubilo

First Presbyterian Church, Palo Alto 1140 Cowper Street at Lincoln, Palo Alto, CA

Join the musicians of Aulos and special guest soprano Julianne Baird as they celebrate their valedictory season—as well as the holiday season—with a festive concert of 16th through 18th century favorites in Aulos’ own transcriptions, including Alessandro Scarlatti’s Christmas Cantata, French noëls with musettes and rigaudons by François Couperin and Jean-Philippe Rameau, and a selection of …

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$20 – $55

Aulos Ensemble—In Dulci Jubilo

St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA

Join the musicians of Aulos and special guest soprano Julianne Baird as they celebrate their valedictory season—as well as the holiday season—with a festive concert of 16th through 18th century favorites in Aulos’ own transcriptions, including Alessandro Scarlatti’s Christmas Cantata, French noëls with musettes and rigaudons by François Couperin and Jean-Philippe Rameau, and a selection of …

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$20 – $55

Aulos Ensemble—In Dulci Jubilo

First Unitarian Universalist Society SF 1187 Franklin StreetSan Francisco,

Join the musicians of Aulos and special guest soprano Julianne Baird as they celebrate their valedictory season—as well as the holiday season—with a festive concert of 16th through 18th century favorites in Aulos’ own transcriptions, including Alessandro Scarlatti’s Christmas Cantata, French noëls with musettes and rigaudons by François Couperin and Jean-Philippe Rameau, and a selection of …

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$20 – $55

SPECIAL EVENT: Quicksilver Baroque—The (Very) First Viennese School

First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way (entrance on Dana), Berkeley, CA

Long before Mozart graced the scene, Vienna enjoyed a thriving community of musical talent. The Holy Roman Emperors of the 17th century were great music lovers and connoisseurs who brought together virtuosos from Italy and native-born composers at their splendid court in Habsburg, Vienna. Join early music rock stars Quicksilver Baroque as they bring to …

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$20 – $65

SPECIAL EVENT: Profeti della Quinta—The Story of the Italian Madrigal

Grace Cathedral 1100 California Street, San Francisco, CA

In their Bay Area debut, Switzerland-based ensemble Profeti della Quinta takes us to the intellectual ferment that was Italy in the 16th and early 17th centuries to explore the madrigal—a secular musical genre which allowed composers the liberty to marry poetry with music more than ever before. This program traces the evolution of the madrigal …

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$20 – $65

Agave Baroque—Bach: All in the Family

First Presbyterian Church, Palo Alto 1140 Cowper Street at Lincoln, Palo Alto, CA

Over the course of two centuries, one family grew to dominate the musical scene of Europe—so much so that in Erfurt, Germany, musicians were called “Bachs”! The Bach family produced scores (no pun intended) of professional musicians, composers, and musicologists, not the least of which was Johann Sebastian. How did one family end up with …

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$20 – $55

Agave Baroque—Bach: All in the Family

St. John's Presbyterian 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA

Over the course of two centuries, one family grew to dominate the musical scene of Europe—so much so that in Erfurt, Germany, musicians were called “Bachs”! The Bach family produced scores (no pun intended) of professional musicians, composers, and musicologists, not the least of which was Johann Sebastian. How did one family end up with …

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$20 – $55

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. 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.

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