Early Music News & Reviews
A new recording by Simon Murphy and the New Dutch Academy includes world-premiere recordings of three symphonies and Stephen Storace’s aria “Domestic Peace,” as well as the first recording of Carl Friedrich Zelter’s Concerto in E-flat for Viola and Orchestra on period instruments.
An interview with Jarrett — artistic director of Bach Akademie Charlotte, director of music at Boston University’s Marsh Chapel, resident conductor of the Handel and Haydn Society Chorus, and music director of the Back Bay Chorale — about his new role with EMA.
Fortepianist Eric Zivian and cellist Tanya Tomkins have led the Valley of the Moon Music Festival in California’s Sonoma Valley since 2014 with the mission of offering historically informed performances of Classical and Romantic music. The 2019 festival runs July 14-28.
The Rose Ensemble recently played its “Finale Concert,” concluding a season that was supposed to be its last. But the Twin Cities early-music group, which a year ago faced “a financial deficit too overwhelming to overcome,” may not be going out of business after all.