Workshops and courses throughout the country and abroad
Please check details with event organisers before turning up for an event or course, as this information comes from a variety of sources which may not all be accurate. N.B. the @ in email addresses has been replaced by an image to defeat address-gathering software. Information on course and event venues
JULY
Wed 29 7.30 pm on Zoom, Veni in hortum meum, the first of two linked talks by David Allinson. SEMF
AUGUST
Thu 13 8 pm on Zoom, Palestrina and the glories of Rome, a talk by Patrick Craig Application form
Wed 19 7.30 pm on Zoom, Veni in hortum meum, the second of two linked talks by David Allinson.
SEPTEMBER
Thu 17 8 pm on Zoom, Venice and its music, a talk by Patrick Craig
The events below were arranged before the advent of the corona virus so may well not be happening
AUGUST
1-8 Barnard Castle NORVIS 50 summer school www.norvis.org.uk
2-8 Beauchamp Early Music Course for singers and players of Renaissance instruments, at Rendscomb nr Cirencester. “O quam gloriosum” - large & small-scale music associated with saints and sainthood (David Hatcher, David Allinson & Sue Addison) anne*glosacadmusic.org, (01989 218432/01452 668592) www.glosacadmusic.org
2-9 Run by Singers. Assisi Summer School advanced week of unaccompanied Renaissance Polyphony (David Skinner)
2-9 Cambridge Early Music Summer School -Renaissance Early Music Summer School - Renaissance
10-13 Benslow Baroque Buffet Baroque Buffet: Baroque on Modern Instruments (Julia Bishop, Sophie Middleditch, Julian Perkins)
10-13 Benslow Madrigal and Partsong Summer School Madrigal and Partsong Summer School (James Oldfield, Stephen Meakins)
15-22 Irish Recorder & Viol course www.irishrecorderandviolcourse.org
16-22 Higham Hall Early Music Summer School Early Music Summer School
16-23 Run by Singers. Cambridge Summer School (Anton Armstrong (USA))
16-23 Baroque Week summer school at Queen Anne’s School, Caversham. The Grand Tour: Italy (Theresa Caudle, Ann Allen, Amanda Babington, Clare Beesley, Zoë Cartlidge, Steven Devine, Satoko Doi-Luck, Jane Francis, David Miller, and Kate Semmens) www.baroque-week.org.uk
17-21 Beverley HISS 2020 www.hiss.org.uk
23-28 Run by Singers. Lincoln Summer School. Renaissance Masterpieces (David Allinson & David Ogden)
25-30 Florence International Singing Programme (Caius Lee & Anthony Gray) www.florenceisp.com
28-30 Benslow John Playford in the John Playford in the 21st Century (Paul Hutchinson, Karen Wimhurst)
28-30 Run by Singers. Cathedral Weekend, Manchester (Peter North)
29-5 Southern France, La Maison Verte in Roujan. Tudor Polyphony and Beyond - a choral course for 16-18 experienced singers (Eamonn Dougan and Francis Steele) anneroberts23456*gmail.com
30-6 Run by Singers. Early Music Week in Burgos, Northern Spain (Rory McCleery)
SEPTEMBER
4-6 Cambridge Choral Liturgy course (David Allinson)
4-6 Jackdaws. Stylish Baroque A=415 (Theresa Caudle & Alastair Ross)
Sat 5 SEMF Scaynes Hill near Haywards Heath Scaynes Hill near Haywards Heath. Workshop for voices and instruments ( Patrick Craig)
6-11 Lacock Trogir Music Week Trogir Music Week. Renaissance choral music in an ancient Venetian port on the Croatian coast near Split. (Patrick Craig)
10-13 Medieval Music in the Dales www.medievalmusicinthedales.co.uk
11-13 Benslow RecorderFest RecorderFest (Alyson Lewin, Jean McCreery, Caroline Jones)
13-20 Run by Singers. Eternal Music of the Eternal City, Rome (David Skinner)
14-17 Benslow English Lute Songs Old and New English Lute Songs Old and New (Clare Wilkinson, Michael Solomon Williams, Jacob Heringman)
Sat 19 Platinum Consort workshop workshop. The Deer’s Cry: Part, Holst, Harris & Lotti
Sat 19 North East EMF York. Sisters of Ferrara (female voice polyphony) workshop (Laurie Stras)
Sat 19 MEMF Mexican Baroque music Mexican Baroque music (tbc) (Jeffrey Skidmore
19-24 Cambridge Early Music Summer Schools Woodwind Makers. Baroque oboe making (Denner model)
21-24 Benslow Music Trust Magnificat: Sacred Music by Charpentier (Theresa Caudle, William Carslake)
21-27 Andrew van der Beek. Lucca Consort Week. a week combining work in small ensembles and double choir singing Frescobaldi’s Missa sopra l’aria della monica (Robert Hollingworth)
OCTOBER
2-4 Rondo Viol Academy
Sat 3 Border Marches EMF Shrewsbury. Workshop for singers (David Allinson)
5-7 Benslow Recorder Consorts with Consortium Recorder Consorts with Consortium5 (Oonagh Lee, Kathryn Corrigan)
6-11 Andrew van der Beek Trogir. Music from the period of the Gunpowder Plot (Patrick Craig)
9-11 Benslow Harmoniemusik with Boxwood and Brass Harmoniemusik with Boxwood and Brass (Emily Worthington, Robert Percival, Martin Lawrence)
Sat 17 MEMF workshop for instruments workshop for instruments & voices (Steve Davis)
18-23 Lacock Lewes Music Party for invited singers Lewes Music Party for invited singers (Eamonn Dougan)
18-25 Run by Singers. Transylvanian Adventure, Brasov (Jeremy Jackman)
Sat 24 BMEMF T’Arty Tunes –popular tunes of their times arranged by various composers T’Arty Tunes – popular tunes of their times arranged by various composers, for recorders players (Mary Tyers)
NOVEMBER
5-7 Blackheath. London International Festival of Early Music
13-15 Benslow The Women Troubadours The Women Troubadours (Leah Stuttard)
Sat 14 MEMF workshop for voices workshop for voices & instruments (Philip Thorby)
Sat 14 Platinum Consort workshop workshop. Immortal Fire: Britten, Purcell & Tallis
16-19 Benslow Harpsichord Workshop Harpsichord Workshop (Claire Williams)
19-22 Benslow Consorting Viols Consorting Viols (Alison Crum, Roy Marks, Ibi Aziz, Peter Wendland)
DECEMBER
2-5 Run by Singers. Mozart Requiem at Midnight, Vienna (Nigel Perrin)
Sat 5 Platinum Consort workshop workshop. Palestrina: Mass for Christmas
Sun 13 Thames Valley EMF Amersham. Christmas workshop and lunch (Andrew Griffiths), followed by a short AGM secretary*tvemf.org
JANUARY 2021
Sat 6 NWEMF workshop workshop (Andrew Griffiths)
DECEMBER 2021
Sun 12 Thames Valley EMF Amersham. Christmas workshop and lunch (Philip Thorby), followed by a short AGM secretary*tvemf.org (tbc)
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