Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Pierre Attaingnant - Vingt et sept chansons musicales a quatre parties (1533) for Renaissance Flute Consort

Renaissance Flute by Barbara Stanley - Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

Workshop with Amanda Markwick.

One of the rare collections that features the early flute with wonderful music. In a four-part concort settings, it finds it's very special and delicate voice.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Orlande de Lassus - Melancholia

King David - German Baroque Harp by Claus Huettel - Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

Music by Orlandus Lassus and William Byrd

We'll be working with vocal music, Lassus's Aphorisms of the 1604  Magnum Opus Musicum and larger Mass settings by Byrd.
This class is open to all singer and instrumentalists.

 

Saturday, January 26, 2019

A Chest of Lutes – English Lute Music up to Dowland with Lukas Henning

Renaissance Lute by Bob van de Kerckhove; Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

Lacrime and Seaven Teares - solo repertoire, consorts and lute songs from the Elizabethan period.

 

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Melancholia - Renaissance Recorder Consort

Renaissance Recorder Consort by Klaus Scheele; Photo: Bence Berei

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

Playing a number of recorders together always brings problems but there are ways to solve them. This weekend aims to do just that. The first step is taken by using our large matched set of instuments by master builder Klaus Scheele.

 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Orlande de Lassus - Psalmi Davidis poenitentiales

Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

The 'Psalmi Davidis poenitentiales ' of 1584 by Lassus are a highlight of sacred music. The poetry, also called Psalms of Confession, has been translated by the greatest poets and has been set to music by the greatest composers.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Lirone - Weekend

Lirone by Marco Ternovec; Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Rehau, Bavaria
Saturday  2pm - Monday 2pm

Easter weekend workshop all about lirone and lira da braccio with Rika Murata and Michael Dollendorf

 

Rehau, Bavaria, Germany
Saturday, July 13, 2019

Minnesinger - Walther to Wolkenstein

Romanesque Harp - Photo: André Wagenzik

Weekend Workshop in Berlin
Saturday/Sunday 9am-5pm

The German Minnesinger sang their 'songs of courtly love' for about three centuries, but there were vast stylistic changes. We'll work on the language and it's pronouciation, the poetry and ways to find melodies and actually sing.