St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (Old Town)

 **NEW EVENTS CALENDAR COMING JULY 2024** 
EMA will offer a new and improved events calendar, and the changes will roll out starting July 15. We ask members not to submit events that are scheduled for after July 15 until the new calendar is installed. Unfortunately, we are unable to carry over previously submitted events to the new calendar. When the new calendar is available, EMA members will receive an email with instructions on how to submit events, as well as other new features. We apologize for the inconvenience.

In Love with Night: Mythology Comes to Life

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Old Town) 228 S Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA, United States

French and English baroque masters such as Jean-Philippe Rameau, Michel Pignolet de Montéclair, Marin Marias, and Henry Purcell wrote a great deal of music that connects us with early-modern sensibilities of the supernatural via the legends of classical mythology. Our musicians will “make the olden world appear” through an enchanting evening of music celebrating the […]

$45

Vocal Polyphony: Heinrich Schütz & the German Motet

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Old Town) 228 S Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA, United States

Selections from Cantiones Sacrae (1625) and Geistliche Chormusik (1648) Heinrich Schütz was arguably the foremost composer of the early-baroque German motet and the most important German composer before J.S. Bach. After three years of study in Venice with the great Giovanni Gabrieli, Schütz brought early Italian baroque style to German-speaking churches. Vocalists of the Washington Bach Consort under the […]

$45

Bach’s Cello Suites: Meet Wade Davis

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Old Town) 228 S Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA, United States

Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007 Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009 J.S. Bach’s cello suites are among the composer’s most popular, celebrated works, and like the unaccompanied partitas and sonatas for violin, their performance evokes a depth of intimacy that is hard to match in any other repertory. Washington Bach […]

$45

A Song of Dedication

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Old Town) 228 S Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA, United States

Baroque Splendor in Portuguese Jewish Amsterdam—350th Anniversary Shir Hanukkat Beit HaKnesset (Song for the Dedication of the Portuguese Synagogue) (1675) Composed by Members of the Portuguese Community, Text by Rev. Isaac Aboab da Fonseca (1605–1693) Hizki Hizki, Piyyut for the Inauguration of the Portuguese Synagogue, Rev. Isaac Aboab da Fonseca (1675) Festival Kedusha for the Inauguration […]

$45

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.

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