Italian Courtly Entertainments in the 16th Century
November 20 - 30
Suzie LeBlanc – voice
Marie-Natalie Lacoursière – dance and gesture
Bruce Dickey – cornetto
Catherine Motuz – Renaissance trombone
Catalina Vicens – organ and harpishord
This course will be limited to 15 students. It is open to singers, and players of all 16th century instruments.
Res plena Dei (A Thing Full of God)
Convent Music for a Few Voices and Instruments
The Mystery of Carlo G
Ornamented Monodic Songs, Duets and Trios for Voices and Instruments.
In this Academy we will examine the recently discovered “Carlo G” manuscript, as a point of departure in seeking to understand the style of highly embellished music for one or several voices in the last decades of the 16th century and the beginning of the 17th.
Suzie LeBlanc - voice
Bruce Dickey - cornetto
Catalina Vicens - keyboards and basso continuo
Hana and Bruce join the Australian ensemble Van Dieman’s Band. Here is the itinerary:
Wednesday 13th March, 7pm - Melbourne (VictoriaCollege Chapel)
Sunday 17th March, 3pm - Canberra (Wesley Music Centre)
Monday 18th March, 7pm - Sydney (St James King Street)
Tuesday 19th March, 7pm - Brisbane (St Andrews Uniting Church)
Friday 22nd March, 6pm - Hobart (St David’s Cathedral)
Saturday 23rd March, 2pm - Triabunna (Spring Bay Mill)
Sunday 24th March, 2.30pm - Adelaide (UKARIA, Mt Barker Summit)
Music Published in 1619.
A great pleasure to return to Basel and play in this wonderful and unique concert series, followed by a symposium on the cornetto at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis with Roland Wilson, Jamie Savan, Helen Roberts, Gawain Glenton, and Frithjof Smith.
Music and Cosmology in the World of Johannes Kepler (1571 - 1630)
Concerto with the wonderful organ of Arp Schnitger (1669)
Concerto Palatino with soloists Griet de Geyter, Barbora Kabátková, Alex Potter, Jan van Elsacker, Lieven Termont, Jaromir Nosek. Music by Orlando di Lasso, Andrea Gabrieli, Hans Leo Hassler, Annibale Perini, Lambert de Sayve and others.
April 27: Boston, First Church in Boston (Congregational), Cambridge, MA, 8pm
April 28: Pittsburgh, Synod Hall, 8pm
May 4: St. Mark's Lutheran Church, San Francisco, 8pm
May 5: St. Mary Magdalen Church, Berkeley, 7.30pm
May 6: Bing Concert Hall, Stanford University, 2.30pm
The Art of Sprezzatura:
How to be a Professional Musician in the 1590s
A week long course for advanced students and young professional at the Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.
Bruce Dickey - Cornetto
Catherine Motuz - Early Trombone
Jöelle Morton - Viola da gamba
Catalina Vicens - Keyboard instruments
Dec. 7: Cathédrale Saint-Pierre.
Concentus: A Concert of Vocal and Instrumental Music presented by the Historical Performance Institute. Music by Schütz, Praetorius, Gabrieli and others.
Nov. 29: Auer Hall, 8pm
Nov. 30: Monroe County Courthouse Rotunda, 7pm
Dec. 3: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Indianapolis, 4pm
Oct. 21: Bruges
Oct. 22: Antwerp
Oct. 23: Barcelona
Oct. 24: Amsterdam
Oct. 26: Bologna
Oct. 27: Gent
Oct. 29: St. Petersburg
Oct. 30: Moscow
15.00: Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall : Takemitsu Memorial
Sept. 14, 7:30pm Sam Houston State University
James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
Sept. 15: Houston Early Music and Bach Society Houston,
Christ the King Lutheran Church
2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston
6:50 pm Pre-concert Talk (Bruce Dickey)
7.30 pm Concert
Aug. 10/11: Asciano (Tuscany)
Aug. 15: Warsaw (PL)
Aug. 20/21: Dortmund (Ruhrtrienale)
Aug. 22: Bremen