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Fri 14 Dec at 19:30
The Gesualdo Six - There is no rose
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Traditional, Veni, veni, Emmanuel (arr. Lawson)
Anonymous, Plainchant: Rorate Caeli
Praetorius, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Harvey, The Annunciation
Traditional German, Es Ist ein' Ros' Entsprungen
Park, On the Infancy of our Saviour
Tallis, Videte miraculum
Frances-Hoad, The Promised Light of Life
Byrd, Vigilate
Traditional, Gaudete (arr. Brian Kay)
Taverner, Audivi vocem de caelo
Pärt, Morning Star
Anonymous, There is no rose of such virtue
Traditional, Coventry Carol
Anonymous, Plainchant: Latentur caeli
Handl, Canite tuba
Gabrieli, Hodie Christus natus est
Praetorius, In dulci Jubilo (arr. Bach)
Rathbone, The Oxen
The Gesualdo Six
Owain Park, Director
Dec 14, 15, eve, 16 mat, eve, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, eve, 23 mat

Folger Shakespeare Library: Folger Theatre, Washington

Folger Consort: Seasonal English Music
Anonymous, Angelus ad virginem
Anonymous, Nowel syng we bothe al and som
Anonymous, There is no rose of such virtue
Henry VIII King of England, Green groweth the holly
Byrd, O Magnum Mysterium
Byrd, From virgin's womb
Byrd, Rejoice, rejoice
Byrd, Laetentur coeli
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Traditional, While shepherds watched their flocks by night
Anonymous, Greensleeves
Traditional, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Folger Consort
Mary Springfels, Viola da Gamba
Webb Wiggins, Harpsichord
William Sharp, Baritone
Oliver Mercer, Tenor
P. Lucy McVeigh, Soprano
Fri 14 Dec at 19:30

St James's Catholic Church, George Street, London

Eric Whitacre & the Eric Whitacre Singers: The Sound of Christmas
Tavener, The Lamb
Dufay, Ave Maris Stella
Whitacre, Sainte-Chapelle
Eric Whitacre, Conductor
The Eric Whitacre Singers
Fri 14 Dec at 19:30

Hare Hill House, Rochdale

Make we Joye in this Fest
Programme to include:
Praetorius, Ab oriente Venerunt
Praetorius, In dulci jubilo
Anonymous, Gaudete!
The York Waits
Deborah Catterall, Voice
Fri 14 Dec at 20:00

Festspielhaus, Baden-Baden

Monteverdi: Christmas Vespers
Monteverdi, Christmas Vespers
Works by Gabrieli
Works by Grandi
Le Cetra
Andrea Marcon, Conductor
Sat 15 Dec at 19:30

St Peter's Church, Hammersmith, London

© Wikimedia Commons. Duccio di Buoninsegna (1255-1319), Nativity
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Jauchzet, frohlocket
Sweelinck, Hodie Christus natus est
Mendelssohn, Frohlocket, ihr Völker auf Eden, Op.79 no.1
Frances-Hoad, Good Day, Sir Christemas!
Haydn M, Viderunt Omnes
Poulenc, Hodie Christus natus est
McDowall, Gaude et Laetare
Bruckner, Virga jesse floruit, motet, WAB 52
Rutter, I Saw Three Ships
Holst, Personent Hodie
Praetorius, In dulci Jubilo
Praetorius, Puer natus est in Bethlehem, a12
Parry, Welcome, Yule!
Petros Singers
Richard Bannan, Director
Luke Bond, Organ
Dec 15, 20, 2019 Jan 05, 11, 25, Jun 06, 13

Nationaltheater: Opernhaus, Mannheim

Marienvesper (szenische Aufführung)
New production
Monteverdi, Marian Vespers (szenische Aufführung)
Calixto Bieito, Director, Set Designer
Anna-Sofia Kirsch, Set Designer
Anna Eiermann, Costume Designer
Cordula Demattio, Dramaturgy
Albrecht Puhlmann, Dramaturgy
Nikola Hillebrand, Soprano
Amelia Scicolone, Soprano
Anna Hybiner, Countertenor
Joshua Whitener, Tenor
Raphael Wittmer, Tenor
Dominic Barberi, Bass-baritone
Patrick Zielke, Bass
Nikola Diskić, Bass
Opernchor des Nationaltheaters Mannheim
Il Gusto Barocco
Jörg Halubek, Conductor
Sat 15 Dec at 14:00

Washington National Cathedral, Washington

Joy of Christmas
Gabrieli, Sonata pian' e forte
Gauntlett, Once in Royal David's City
Ord, Adam lay ybounden
Flecha, Riu, riu, chiu
Poston, Jesus Christ, the Apple Tree
Moravec, Other (New Commission)
Scheidt, Veni Redemptor gentium (Organ Solo)
Pearsall, In dulci jubilo
Rachmaninov, Vespers (Bogoroditsye Dyevo), Op.37: Ave Maria
Whalum, Betelehemu
Susato, Danserye: dances
Britten, Hymn to the Virgin
Vaughan Williams, The Blessed Son of God
Ledger, On Christmas Night: Sussex Carol
Chesnokov, Spaseniye sodelal (Salvation is created)
Handel, Messiah (Excerpts)
Dawson, Mary Had a Baby
Dirksen, Welcome All Wonders
Praetorius, Lo, how a rose e'er blooming
Mendelssohn, Hark! the herald angels sing
DC) Cathedral Choral Society (Washington
Sat 15 Dec at 19:00

Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury

Family Carols
Wood, Past three o'clock
Mann, Once in royal David's city
Anonymous, Angelus ad virginem
Traditional, O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Traditional, Gabriel's Message
Vaughan Williams, O little town of Bethlehem
Traditional, Away in a Manger
Traditional, I Saw Three Ships
Works by Rachmaninov
Holst, In the Bleak Midwinter
Gregorian, Of the Father's love begotten
Works by Corcoran
Bach, O Jesulein Suess, o Jesulein mild - hymn, BWV493
Willcocks, O come, all ye faithful
Canterbury Choral Society
Festival Brass Ensemble
Richard Cooke, Conductor
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Sat 15 Dec at 19:30

Church of the Ascension, Malvern, Malvern

A Baroque Christmas by Candlelight with the Elgar Chorale
Gabrieli, Hodie Christus natus est
Gabrieli, O Magnum Mysterium
Bach, Lobet den Herrn alle Heiden (Psalm 117) - motet, BWV230
Schütz, Deutsches Magnificat (and other composers of the era.)
Elgar Chorale of Worcester
Piers Maxim, Choirmaster / chorus director
Sat 15 Dec at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

La Grande Chapelle
Anchieta, Obras
Peñalosa, Obras
Escobar, Obras
Encina, Obras
Various, Canciones sefardíes
La Grande Chapelle
Albert Recasens, Conductor
Beihdja Rahal, Voice
Nadji Hamma, Oud
François Atlan
Nidhal Jaoua
Sat 15 Dec at 20:00
Praetorius, Terpsichore: dances
Vivaldi, Concerto for lute and 2 violins in D major, RV 93
Diabelli, Serenade in F major, Op.63
Giuliani, Grand Overture, Op.61
Romero, Christmas Suite
de Madina Igarzábal, Danza Rapsódica
Granados, Goysecas: Intermezzo
Schubert, Three Waltzes
Llobet Soles, El Noie de la Mare
Romero, Suite Andaluza: Soleares and Alegrias
Romero, Zapateado
Romero, de Cadiz a la Habana
Romero, Noche en Málaga
The Romeros, Quartet
Dec 17, 18

Cadogan Hall, London

The Sixteen – The Little Child
Sweelinck, Hodie Christus natus est
Howells, Sing lullaby
Bennett, Susanni
Traditional, The Saviour’s Work (The babe in Bethlem’s manger laid)
Walton, All This Time
Traditional, Anima nostra
Kirbye, Vox in Rama
Leighton, Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child
Traditional, Down in yon forest
Byrd, This day Christ was born
Palestrina, A solis ortu cardine
Anonymous, Puer Nobis Nascitur
de Wert, Vox in rama audita est
Traditional, It came upon a midnight clear
Phibbs, Lullay, lullay, thou lytil child
Unknown, Coventry Carol
Byrd, Lullaby, my sweet little baby
McDowall, Now may we singen
Sheppard, A solis ortu cardine
Warlock, Benedicamus Domino
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
Mon 17 Dec at 19:30
Unknown, Plainchant: Conditor alme siderum
Marlow, Advent Responsory
Byrd, Rorate caeli
Daquin, Noël VI "sur les Jeux d’anches et en duo"
Traditional Basque, Gabriel's Message
Victoria, O Magnum Mysterium, motet
Praetorius, Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Howells, A Spotless Rose
Parsons, Ave Maria
Young, Swete Roose
Daquin, Noël X "en Grand Jeu et en duo"
Praetorius, Quem pastores laudavere
Howells, Sing lullaby
Andrews, Sing Lullaby
Daquin, Noël Suisse
Gardner, A Gallery Carol
Gardner, Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Gardner, The Holly and the Ivy
Traditional, Of the Father's heart begotten (arr. Willcocks)
Traditional, Ding, Dong, Merrily on High (harm. Wood)
Oxford Choir of New College
Timothy Wakerell, Organ
Josef Laming, Organ
Charles Maxtone-Smith, Organ
Robert Quinney, Conductor
Mon 17 Dec at 19:30

St Cuthbert's Church, London

In a Cold Winter's Night
Traditional, Veni, veni, Emmanuel
Sheppard, Verbum Caro
Traditional, There is no rose
Praetorius, Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Britten, Hymn to the Virgin
Poulenc, Videntes stellam
Lauridsen, O Magnum Mysterium
Traditional, The Holly and the Ivy
Traditional, The Cherry Tree Carol
Rutter, Wexford Carol
Gruber, Stille Nacht (Silent Night)
Traditional, Ding, Dong, Merrily on High
Traditional, Good King Wenceslas
Traditional, Gloucester Wassail
Anonymous, Past Three o'Clock
Hesperos Choir
Charlie Warren, Conductor
Elizabeth Leather, Conductor
Mon 17 Dec at 19:30

St John the Evangelist Church, Derby

Christmas with the Sitwells
Pearsall, In dulci jubilo
MacMillan, Strathclyde Motets Set 2: O Radiant Dawn
Chilcott, Remember, O thou man
Adam, O Holy Night
Handl, Resonet in laudibus
Flecha, Riu, riu, chiu
Gardner, Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Sitwell Singers
Malcolm Goldring, Conductor
Tom Corfield, Organ
Tue 18 Dec at 19:30
Baroque Christmas around the World
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Charpentier, Noëls
Delalande, Noëls
Campra, Motets
Corrette, Motets
Amiot, Motets
Pedrini, Sonatas
Marin, Motets and Villancicos
Sanz, Motets and Villancicos
de Araujo, Motets and Villancicos
de Torrejón y Velasco, Motets and Villancicos
Les Surprises
Eugénie Lefebvre, Soprano
Louis-Noël de Camboulas, Organ, Harpsichord, Director
Tue 18 Dec at 19:30

St Peter's Church, Eaton Square, London

Whitehall Choir Carol Concert
Whitehall Choir Carol Concert
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Weir, Drop down, ye heavens from above
Gardner, Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Tavener, The Lamb
Leighton, Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child
Joubert, There is no Rose
Poston, Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Scheidt, A Child is Born in Bethlehem
Praetorius, A great and mighty wonder
Whitehall Choir
Joanna Tomlinson, Conductor
Ian Tindale, Piano
Wed 19 Dec at 19:00

St Anne's Church, Limehouse, London

Baroque Christmas Concert
Baroque Christmas Concert
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Anonymous, Soccorretemi per pieta
Purcell, My dearest, my fairest
Purcell, King Arthur, Z628: Shepherd, leave decoying
Purcell, Sound the Trumpet
Purcell, Chaconne in G Minor, Z 730
Purcell, Sweeter than roses, Z 585
Bach, Cantata, BWV208: Aria "Schafe können sicher weiden"
Handel, Trio Sonata in F major, HWV 383
Handel, Rinaldo, HWV 7: Augelletti, che cantate
Handel, Rinaldo, HWV7: Scherzano sul tuo volto
Buxtehude, In Dulci Jubilo
Corelli, Concerto grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.6 no.8
Monteverdi, Vespro della Beata Vergine "Vespers of the Blessed Virgin" (1610) (Pulchra Es)
Handel, Messiah, HWV 56: Pifa
Bach, Magnificat in D major, BWV243 (9. Esurientes implevit bonis)
Monteverdi, Chiome d'oro
Baroque Encounter
Lucy Thomas, Soprano
Glenn Kesby, Countertenor
Lauren Brant, Recorder
David Beaney, Recorder
Katie de La Matter, Harpsichord
Wed 19 Dec at 19:30

St Peter and Paul's Cathedral Basilica, Pécs

Bach, Schütz
Bach, Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied - motet, BWV225
Bach, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland - Cantata, BWV61
Schütz, Christmas Oratorio
Agnes Kovacs, Soprano
László Kálmán, Tenor
Szabolcs Hámori, Bass
Pannon Philharmonic Choir
László Dobos, Conductor
András Vass, Conductor
Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra
Wed 19 Dec at 19:30

St Mark's Church, Leamington Spa

Choir of Clare College Cambridge - Winter's Night
Morales, O Magnum Mysterium
Anonymous, There is no rose of such virtue
Praetorius, Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen
Howells, A Spotless Rose
Rorem, Canticle of the Lamb
Rathbone, The Oxen
Vaughan Williams, O little town of Bethlehem
Traditional, Gabriel's Message
Works by Tavener
Anonymous, Past Three o'Clock [Anonymous]
Weir, Illuminare, Jerusalem
Traditional, Ding, Dong, Merrily on High
Anonymous, Nowell! Nowell! Out of your sleep
Parry, Welcome, Yule!
Frances-Hoad, Good Day, Sir Christemas!
Harbison, O magnum mysterium
Beamish, In the Stillness
Barber, Twelfth Night, Op.42 no.1
Rutter, Dormi Jesu
Panufnik, Sleep, little Jesus, sleep
L'Estrange, Lute-book Lullaby
Goss, See amid the winter's snow
Traditional, Still, still, still
Holst, In the Bleak Midwinter
Berlin, White Christmas
Pierpoint, James Lord, Jingle Bells
Choir of Clare College Cambridge
Graham Ross, Conductor
Dec 20, 21

Fraumünster, Zürich

© Marco Borggreve
Weihnachtskonzert mit Maurice Steger
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Handel, Agrippina: Sinfonia
Handel, Organ Concerto in F major "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale", HWV 295
Luther, Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her
Wade, Adeste fideles
Adam, Minuit, chrétiens
Vivaldi, Flute Concerto in G major, Op.10 no. 6, RV 437
Handel, Rinaldo HWV 7: overture
Bach, Sinfonie und Choräle aus den Weihnachtskantaten (arr. Maurice Steger)
Maurice Steger, Recorder
Zürcher Konzertchor
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Thu 20 Dec at 19:30
Anonymous, Qui creavit celum
Morales, O Magnum Mysterium
Praetorius, Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Howells, A Spotless Rose
Rorem, Canticle of the Lamb
Traditional, Entre le boeuf et l'ane gris
Rathbone, The Oxen
Traditional, O Little Town of Bethlehem (arr. Vaughan Williams)
Traditional, Gabriel's Message (arr. Jim Clements)
Tavener, Nowell! Nowell! Out of your sleep
Traditional, Past 3 O’clock
Weir, Illuminare, Jerusalem
Traditional, Ding, Dong, Merrily on High (arr. Stuart Nicholson)
Anonymous, Nowell! Nowell! Out of your sleep
Parry, Welcome Yule!
Frances-Hoad, Good Day, Sir Christemas!
Harbison, O magnum mysterium
Beamish, In the Stillness
Barber, Twelfth Night, Op.42 no.1
Rutter, Dormi Jesu
Panufnik, Sleep, little Jesus, sleep
L'Estrange, Lute-book Lullaby
Goss, See amid the winter’s snow
Traditional, Still, still, still
Holst, In the Bleak Midwinter (arr. Ola Gjeilo)
Berlin, White Christmas
Pierpont, Jingle Bells
Choir of Clare College Cambridge
Graham Ross, Conductor
Fri 21 Dec at 19:30
Praetorius, Magnificat V
Byrd, Nunc dimittis
Byrd, Tribue Domine
Byrd, Laudibus in sanctis
Byrd, Laetentur coeli
Pärt, Virgencita
Rutter, Hymn to the Creator of Light
Victoria, Magnificat for double choir
Tallis Scholars
Peter Phillips, Conductor
Sat 22 Dec at 19:00

Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucester

Festive Favourites: Saint Cecilia Singers
Mathias, A babe is born, Op.55
Joubert, There is no Rose
Darke, In the Bleak Midwinter
de Lassus, Quem vidistis pastores
Ledger, On Christmas Night: Sussex Carol
Rutter, Wexford Carol
Grote, Ashley, Cradle Song
Millington, Silent Night
Rutter, What Sweeter Music
Pearsall, In dulci jubilo
Rutter, Nativity Carol
Holst, This have I done for my true love, Op.34 no.1
Saint Cecilia Singers
Jonathan Hope, Conductor
Too, Christopher, Organ
Sat 22 Dec at 19:30

Wentworth Parish Church, Rotherham

Make we Joye in this Fest
Programme to include:
Praetorius, Ab oriente Venerunt
Praetorius, In dulci jubilo
Anonymous, Gaudete!
The York Waits
Deborah Catterall, Voice
Sat 22 Dec at 19:30

First Baptist Church, Seattle

Monteverdi's Christmas Vespers
Monteverdi, Christmas Vespers
Arwen Myers, Soprano
Danielle Sampson, Soprano
Vicki St. Pierre, Mezzo-soprano
Colin Balzer, Tenor
Kevin D Skelton, Tenor
Nicholas Burns, Countertenor
Paul Grindlay, Bass
Martin Auclair, Bass
David Fallis, Conductor
Sine Nomine Renaissance Choir
Sat 22 Dec at 19:30

Exeter College Chapel, Oxford

Christmas by Candlelight: The Charivari Candlelit Christmas Concert
Merulo, Canzona 'La Rolanda'
Willaert, Angelus Domini descendit
Gabrieli, Intonazioni d'organo: Intonazione del sesto tono
Willaert, O Magnum Mysterium — Ave maria
Schütz, Cantate Domino canticum novum, SWV 81
Pollarolo, Toccata per organo
Bach, Vom Himmel hoch, da komm'ich her in D Major, BWV606 (Variations for SATB, arr. K-M Ng)
Handel, Israel in Egypt: excerpts
Handel, Theodora (Chorus: Blest be the hand)
Andrews, Before Dawn
Besly, Maurice, Noel
Warlock, Bethlehem Down
Bieber, Justin, Mistletoe
McCartney, Wonderful Christmas Time
Berlin, White Christmas
Charivari Agréable
Olwen Turchetta, Soprano
Roderick Morris, Countertenor
Walker, Alistair, Tenor
Michael Hickman, Bass
Kah-Ming Ng, Chamber organ
Sat 22 Dec at 19:30

Concert Hall Reading, Reading

The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
Sweelinck, Hodie Christus natus est
Howells, Sing lullaby
Bennett, Susanni
Walton, All This Time
Kirbye, Vox in Rama
Leighton, Coventry Carol
Traditional, Down in yon forest
Byrd, This day Christ was born
Palestrina, A solis ortu cardine
de Wert, Vox in rama audita est
Traditional, It came upon a midnight clear
Byrd, Lullaby, my sweet little baby
McDowall, Now may we singen
Sheppard, A solis ortu cardine
Warlock, Benedicamus Domino
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
Sun 23 Dec at 18:30

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Athens

Renaissance Choral Evensong
Tallis, Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis
Tallis, Preces and Responses
Cantores Sancti Pauli
Capella Sancti Pauli
Iason Marmaras, Director
Fri 4 Jan 2019 at 19:30

St Mary's Church, Belgravia, London

Twelfth Night: Barber, Poulenc, Ludford & Rachmaninov
Barber, Twelfth Night, Op.42 no.1
Lambe, Nesciens Mater
Howells, Here is the little door
Howells, Sing lullaby
Howells, A Spotless Rose
Ludford, Ave cujus conceptio
Poulenc, Un soir de neige
Nørgard {Norgard}, Winter Hymn
White, Christe qui lux es IV
Mahler, Rückert-Lieder: Um Mitternacht (arr. Clytus Gottwald)
Warlock, The Rich Cavalcade
Warlock, Bethlehem Down
Rachmaninov, Vespers (Bogoroditsye Dyevo), Op.37: Ave Maria
The Carice Singers
George Parris, Director
Sat 5 Jan 2019 at 13:00
Baroque at the Edge

St James' Church, Clerkenwell, London

The Dreams & Fables I Fashion, Elicia Silverstein – Violin
The Dreams & Fables I Fashion, Elicia Silverstein – Violin
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Bach, Violin sonata no. 1 in G minor, BWV1001
Biber, Passacaglia in G minor for solo violin
Sciarrino, Caprice no. 2: Andante
Montanari, 3 Dresden sonatas: Sonata in D minor: Giga senza basso
Berio, Sequenza VIII for solo violin
Bach, Violin partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Chaconne
Elicia Silverstein, Violin
Sat 5 Jan 2019 at 19:00
Concerto Italiano (Madrigale & Motetten)
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Marenzio, O verdi selve
Marenzio, Dolorosi martir
Marenzio, Cruda Amarilli
Marenzio, Ne fero sdegno omai
de Wert, Vezzosi augelli
de Wert, L'anima mia ferita
de Wert, Fra le dorate chiome
Nenna, D'ogni ben casso e privo
Nenna, O gradite, o sprezzate
Nenna, Amorose faville
Luzzaschi, Ahi, cruda sorte mia
Luzzaschi, Lunge da te cor mio
Luzzaschi, Itene mie querele
Luzzaschi, Dolorosi martir
d'India, Quell'angellin che canta
d'India, Io mi son giovinetta
Monteverdi, Cruda Amarilli
Monteverdi, Io mi son giovinetta
Monteverdi, A Dio Florida bella
Monteverdi, Quell'augellin che canta
Monteverdi, E così a poco a poco
Concerto Italiano
Rinaldo Alessandrini, Conductor
Monica Piccinini, Soprano
Raffaele Giordani, Tenor
Sonia Tedla, Soprano
Luca Cervoni, Tenor
Craig Marchitelli, Theorbo
Sat 5 Jan 2019 at 21:30
Baroque at the Edge

Jerwood Hall, LSO St Lukes, London

Nora Fischer and Mike Fentross
Nora Fischer and Mike Fentross
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Purcell, Oedipus: Music for a While, Z 583 no.2
Peri, Lungi dal vostro lume
Strozzi, Lagrime mie
Purcell, The Fairy Queen, Z 629: Ye gentle spirits of the air
Peri, Tu dormi, e’l dolce sonno
Monteverdi, L'Orfeo: Vi ricorda o bosch' ombrosi
Monteverdi, L'Orfeo (Orpheus), SV318: Possente spirto
Landi, Augellin
Monteverdi, Oblivion soave
Nora Fischer, Soprano
Mike Fentross, Theorbo
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 14:30

St Andrew's Church, Marks Tey, Colchester

Bon jour, bon mois
Programme to include:
Dufay, Bon jour, bon mois (Amongst others)
Blondel
Tue 8 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Symphoniekonzert mit Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Biber, Battalia, for strings and continuo
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony in C minor (arr. Rudolf Barshai), Op.110a
Beethoven, Symphony no. 1 in C major, Op.21
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Jean-Christophe Spinosi, Conductor
Thu 10 Jan 2019 at 13:05
Philidor, Cinquieme Suite (extracts)
van Eyck, Onder de Linde groene
Telemann, 12 Fantasias, for flute without bass TWV 40:2-13
Sammartini, Sonata in E minor for recorder and basso continuo, Op.2 no.3
Sammartini, Sonata in Bb major
Katie Cowling, Baroque Oboe
Johan Lofving, Theorbo
Thu 10 Jan 2019 at 19:30
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment: Barbara Strozzi – Star of Venice
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment: Barbara Strozzi – Star of Venice
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Strozzi, Dolcissimi respiri, Silenzio nocivo
Strozzi, Bella Madre, le tre grazie a Venere
Strozzi, Lagrime mie
Strozzi, Come può, non come vuol, Pace arrabbiata, Op.1
Strozzi, Che dolce udire, Canto di bella bocca
Monteverdi, Eighth Book of Madrigals (Madrigali guerrieri et amorosi) (excerpts)
Monteverdi, Il ballo delle ingrate
Mary Bevan, Soprano
Choir of the Age of Enlightenment
Christian Curnyn, Conductor
Sat 12 Jan 2019 at 17:30

Holy Trinity Church, Claygate

Oxshott & Cobham Music Society - String, trumpet and harpsichord
Oxshott & Cobham Music Society - String, trumpet and harpsichord
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Purcell, King Arthur, Z 628: selections
Purcell, Sonata in A minor, Z804
Corbett, Suite in D major
Rebel, Les Caractères de la Danse
Fantini, Sonata a due Trombe detta del Gucciardini
Legrenzi, Sonata a Quarta in D
Albrici, Sonata a 5
Matteis, Ayres for the violin: suite
Franceschini, Suonata a 7 con due Trombe
Spiritato
Sun 13 Jan 2019 at 12:00
Valletta International Baroque Festival

Aula Capitulare, Mdina

Unknown, Prelude for violin solo
Uccellini, Sonata seconda "La Luciminia contenta"
Fontana, Sonata Settima
Unknown, Prelude for lute solos
Preston, Uppon la mi re
Merula, La cattarina, Op.12 no.10
Castello, Sonata duodecima
Falconieri, Passacaille
Unknown, Prelude for viola da gamba solo
Marini, Retirata
Turini, Sonata chromatica Mantovana
Unknown, Prelude for recorder solo
Palestrina, Vestiva i colli
Turini, Sonata a tre "E tanto tempo hormai"
Uccellini, Maritati insieme la Gallina, e’l Cucco fanno un bel concerto
Prisma Ensemble
Mon 14 Jan 2019 at 12:00
Valletta International Baroque Festival

National Museum of Archaeology, Valletta

Caccini, Maria, dolce Maria
Frescobaldi, Il secondo libro: toccata prima
Caccini, Dov’io credea la mia speranza vere
Storace, Monica
Caccini, O chiome belle
Leonarda, Iam diu dilecti mi jesu
Frescobaldi, Toccata Terza
Strozzi, Lagrime mie
Picchi, Passamezzo
Bembo, Anima perfida
Giacinta Badalla, Non plangete
Leonarda, Sonata Duodecima in D minor
Caccini, Ferma, Signore
Imago Mundi
Sofie vanden Eynde, Theorbo, Artistic Director
Lore Binon, Soprano
Tue 15 Jan 2019 at 12:00
Valletta International Baroque Festival

Our Lady of Victories Church, Valletta

Music from The Fairest Isle: Lute Song by Dowland and Purcell
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Dowland, Praeludium
Dowland, Come heavy sleep
Ferrabosco, Pavan
Dowland, Awake sweet love
Dowland, Go crystal tears
Dowland, Forlorn Hope Fancy
Dowland, If my complaints
Dowland, Come again! Sweet love doth now invite
Dowland, All Ye Whom Love or Fortune Hath Betrayed
Danyel, Pavan
Purcell, If music be the food of love, Z 379
Purcell, Oedipus: Music for a While, Z 583 no.2
Purcell, Sweeter than roses, Z 585
Purcell, King Arthur, Z 628: fairest isle all isles excelling
Claire Debono, Soprano
Benjamin Narvey, Lute
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 19:30

St Pancras Parish Church, London

Musica Secreta at St Pancras New Church – Not Mortals, But Angels: The Flowering of Convent Music
Musica Secreta at St Pancras New Church – Not Mortals, But Angels: The Flowering of Convent Music
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Works by of Bingen
Works by Binchois
Works by des Prez
Works by Rore
Works by D'Este
Works by Palestrina
Works by Aleotti
Musica Secreta
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 20:00
Beare's Premiere Music Festival

Hong Kong City Hall: Concert Hall, Hong Kong

In War & Peace: Harmony through music
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Handel, Jephtha HWV 70: 'Scenes of horror, scenes of woe
Leo, Andromaca: Prendi quel ferro, o barbaro!
Cavalieri, Sinfonia Rappresentatione di anima e di corpo
Purcell, Chacony in G minor, Z807
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Dido's Lament "When I am laid in earth"
Handel, Agrippina: Pensieri, voi mi tormentate
Gesualdo, Tristis est anima mea
Handel, Rinaldo, HWV 7: Lascia ch'io pianga
Purcell, The Indian Queen, Z 630: They tell us that you mighty pow'rs above
Handel, Susanna, HWV 66: Crystal streams in murmurs flowing
Handel, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17: Da tempeste
Pärt, Da Pacem Domine
Handel, Rinaldo, HWV 7: Augelletti, che cantate
Handel, Ariodante, HWV33: Dopo notte
Joyce DiDonato, Mezzo-soprano
Maxim Emelyanychev, Conductor
Manuel Palazzo, Choreography
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 20:15
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Dido's Lament "When I am laid in earth"
Haydn, Die sieben letzen Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuz, Op.51 Nr. 6: Sonata IV - Eli, Eli, lama asabthani?
Shostakovich, Two Pieces for string quartet "Elegy and Polka", Op.30b
Gesualdo, Moro, lasso, al mio duolo
Haydn, Die sieben letzen Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuz, Op.51 Nr. 6: Sonata VI - Consummatum est
Carter, Elegy for string quartet
Lekeu, Molto adagio sempre cantante doloroso
Bartók, String Quartet no. 2 in A minor, Sz.67, Op.17
Brentano String Quartet
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

La viola polifónica: Jordi Savall
Hume, Musicall Humors
Hume, A Souldiers March
Hume, Captain Hume's Pavin
Hume, A Souldiers Galliard
Hume, The First Part of Ayres: My Hope is Decayed
Hume, Love's Farewell
Hume, Harke, harke
Hume, Death
Hume, Life
Hume, A Souldiers Resolution
Hume, Pavin
Hume, Good Againe, for viola da gamba
Ferrabosco II, Ayres and Lessons for the lyra viol (Coranto)
Ford, Why Not Here
Playford, La Cloche
Anonymous, The Lancashire Pipes
Jordi Savall, Viola da Gamba
Thu 17 Jan 2019 at 12:00
Valletta International Baroque Festival

Bibliotheca (National library of Malta), Valletta

Dans le chambre du roy
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Marais, Suite in D minor
Marais, Les Voix Humaines in D major, for viola da gamba and continuo
Couperin, L'Art de toucher le clavecin (Cinquième prélude )
Couperin, Pièces de Viole, Suite 2
Couperin, Passacaille en sol mineur
Antoine and Jean-Baptiste Forqueray, Suite no. 3 for gamba and continuo in D major
le Roy, Mon Cœur ma chere vie
Ensemble Flame
Eric Tinkerhess, Viola da Gamba
Takahisa Aida, Harpsichord
Thu 17 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Matthew Wadsworth and Julia Doyle, An intimate recital
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Programme to include:
Dowland, Come away, come sweet love
Dowland, Shall I strive with words to move, Sir Henry Noel's Galliard
Dowland, Sorrow stay
Dowland, Lachrimae Pavane
Purcell, Selection
Britten, Selection
Snowden, New work (solo theoro, world premiere)
Matthew Wadsworth, Lute, Theorbo
Julia Doyle, Soprano
Thu 17 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

The Sixteen
Purcell, The Lord is my light, Z55
Purcell, Theodosius, or The Force of Love Z606: Prepare, the rites begin (excerpts)
Purcell, God save our sov'reign Charles, Z250
Purcell, Swifter, Isis, swifter flow (Welcome Song for King Charles II), Z336
Purcell, In Nomine for 6 viols in G minor, Z 746
Taverner, Missa Gloria tibi Trinitas – In nomine Domini: Benedictus
Purcell, In Nomine for 7 viols "Dorian" in G minor, Z 747
Purcell, The summer's absence unconcerned we bear (Welcome Song for King Charles II), Z337
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
2019 Jan 18, 19

St Peter's Church in Chelsea, New York City

Visions of Silence
Sciarrino, Infinito nero
Lucier, Music for Piano with Amplified Sonorous Vessels
Merula, Canzonetta Spirituale sopra alla nanna
Ustvolskaya, Symphony no. 5, "Amen" for reciter, violin, oboe, trumpet, tuba and percussion
Piccinini, Toccata cromatica
Cantata Profana
Alice Teyssier, Soprano
Jacob Ashworth, Conductor
Daniel Schlosberg, Piano
Arash Noori, Lute