Upcoming Events

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, May 11, 2019

Continuo Playing on Theorbo, Lute and Baroque Guitar with Lukas Henning

French Theorbo - Photo: Wolfgang Emmerich

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

Basso Continuo Workshop with ceremonial and orchestral music from the French court composed and collected by Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687) and André Danican Philidor (1647-1730).

Saturday, May 11, 2019

The Splendor of Versailles

Tenor and  Baritone Oboe by Bob Cronin - Photo: André Wagenzik

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

Frédérique Brillouin and Michael Dollendorf

Ceremonial and orchestral music from the French court composed and collected by Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687) and André Danican Philidor (1647-1730). Players of all period string and woodwind instruments are welcome.

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.

 

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Renaissance Workshop Summer School 2019

Early bows by Rainer Ullreich - Photo: André Wagenzik

10-17 August 2019 - Renaissance Week in Wolfenbüttel, Germany

Mostly Madrigals and Consort Music by Praetorius, Scheidt, Schütz, Huwet, Dowland and Brade

Randall K. Wong - voices

Johanna Carter - viols

Michael Dollendorf - winds (flutes, recorders, cornetts, sackbuts, curtals)

Lukas Henning - lutes

Wolfenbüttel
Sunday, August 18, 2019

Baroque Workshop Summer School 2019

Baroque Recorder by Klaus Scheele - Photo: André Wagenzik

18-25 August 2019 - Baroque Week in Wolfenbüttel, Germany

This Bach Cantata Summer School is dedicated to the arias and duos with more than one obligato instrument. It is open to music students and musicians who are regularly involved with cantata performances in their church music environment or who like to train for this.

Max van Egmond - Voice

Frédérique Brillouin - Oboe, Oboe d'amore, Oboe da caccia

Michael Dollendorf - Recorder, Baroque Flute,  Bassoon

Daniela Braun - Violin, Viola, Viola d'amore

Warren Stewart - Viola da Gamba , Violoncello, Violone

Lukas Henning - Lute, Theobo

Pieter Dirksen - Harpsichord, Organ

Wolfenbüttel