Motets by Byrd, Tallis, Tye, and more, including Lamentations a 5 by Robert White, and the stunning Ave Maria of Robert Parsons.
–> Free admission for children under 18!
November 2014 workshop and preview concert celebrating the 50th anniversary of Powers Music School:
The Dow Partbooks: Workshop and Concert with the Viola da Gamba Society of New England)
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 concert at 7 PM, followed by reception.
All Saints Episcopal Church, 17 Clark St, Belmont MA
Concert is free and open to the public
Saturday, January 24, 2015 7 PM –> Reception to follow; all are invited!
Cambridge Friends Meeting House, 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge, MA
Ten-minute walk from the Harvard Square Red Line T stop
Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 4PM
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline, MA
10 minutes walk from Brookline Village Green Line T stop (the “D” line)
Map/Directions: St. Paul’s Church web site, Google Maps
Byrd, O Lord make thy servant Elizabeth
Byrd, Domine exaudi orationem
Byrd, Deus venerunt gentes
Tallis, O sacrum convivium
Byrd, Tristitia et anxietas
Parsons, Ave Maria
Byrd, Ne irascaris
Byrd, Laetentur coeli
Robert White, Lamentations a 5
Assisting the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras in this performance
Sunday Jan 18, 2015, 3 PM, Sanders Theatre at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Five-minute walk from the Harvard Square Red Line T stop
A special program designed in collaboration with Convivium’s founder, Joel van Lennep, featuring the music of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, the most famous Dutch composer of the late 16th and early 17th centuries.
Free admission for children under 18!
Sunday, May 3, 2015 4 PM
Christ Church Andover, 33 Central Street, Andover, MA
Half a mile from the Andover Commuter Rail stop
(Haverhill line; see mbta.com for map and schedule)
Directions and Parking Info: Christ Church Andover Web site
Saturday, May 16, 2015 8 PM Reception to follow–all are invited!
Harvard-Epworth Church, 1555 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
Five minutes walk from the Harvard Square Red Line T stop
Map/Directions: Harvard-Epworth Church Web site, Google Maps
Sunday, May 17, 2015 7 PM
United Parish in Brookline, 210 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA
Five minutes walk from the Coolidge Corner Green Line T stop (the “C” line)
Map/Directions: United Parish web site
Boston Early Music Festival 2015 Fringe Concert:
Saturday, June 13, 2015 12 Noon
First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
A short walk from the Arlington or Copley Green Line T stops
Review of this concert:
Sweelinck (June 2015) : A Fringe Oasis of Light and Joy by Fred Bouchard