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Friday, May 5, 2017   5PM
Who The Teares of the Muses; Kathleen Cantrell
  Margaret Panofsky. director and treble viol; Kathleen Cantrell, soprano; Teares of the Muses viol consort
Title From Crystal Heav’ns Above, to Earth Where Sorrow Dwelleth
Description The Teares of the Muses and soprano Kathleen Cantrell perform consort songs and viol fantasies by Taverner, Byrd, Morley, Dowland, and Purcell. The music displays both pathos and humor, from the tragic "O death" to the bawdy "The dark is my delight."
Presenter New York University
Where New York University Bobst Library Gallery
70 Washington Square North
New York City, NY  10003
Admission Free
Contact 212-998-8300
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Friday, May 5, 2017   7:00 PM
Who TENET
  Scott Metcalfe, Music Director Jolle Greenleaf, Artistic Director
Title The Cycle of Invention: The Next Generation
Description From the late 13th century to the Roman de Fauvel (compiled 1316), the Ars nova (c. 1322) of Phillipe de Vitry and the music of Guillaume Machaut.
Where TENRI Cultural Institute
3 West 13th Street
New York, NY  10011
Contact (212) 222-4066
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Friday, May 5, 2017   9:00 PM
Who TENET
  Scott Metcalfe, Music Director Jolle Greenleaf, Artistic Director
Title The Cycle of Invention: The Next Generation
Description From the late 13th century to the Roman de Fauvel (compiled 1316), the Ars nova (c. 1322) of Phillipe de Vitry and the music of Guillaume Machaut.
Where TENRI Cultural Institute
3 West 13th Street
New York, NY  10011
Contact (212) 222-4066
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Saturday, May 6, 2017   7:30PM
Who Early Music New York
Title BACH BROTHERHOOD - Johann Sebastian's Peers
Description Works by Johann Sebastian Bach and his celebrated counterparts: Georg Friedrich Händel, Georg Philipp Telemann, Johann Friedrich Fasch and Christoph Graupner in ouvertures, concerti grossi and sinfonias for this high baroque musical offering.
Where First Church of Christ, Scientist,
Central Park West at 68th Street
New York, NY  10023
Admission $20-40
Contact (212) 280-0330
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Saturday, May 6, 2017   8 pm
Who Polyhymnia
  John Bradley, Director
Title Osculetur me - Music of Orlande de Lassus
Description Missa Osculetur me a8, Song of Songs Motets and Marian Antiphons. Pre-Concert Lecture 7 pm, Dr. Sarah Davies
Where The Church of St. Ignaitus of Antioch
552 West End Avenue
Enter on W. 87th Street
New York, NY  10024
Admission $30 General Admission, $20 Students, Seniors
Contact info@polyhymnia-nyc.org
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Tuesday, May 9, 2017   7:00PM
Who New York Continuo Collective
  Grant Herreid, Director; Paul Shipper, Staging Director
Title The Zarzuela Project Concert
Description A staged production of scenes from Spanish Renaissance and Baroque musical theater, including Sebastian Durón and Juan de Navas’ Apolo y Dafne (c. 1705), Juan Hidalgo’s Celos aun del aire matan (c.1660), and Durón’s, La Selva Encantada de Amor (c. 1705).
Presenter New York Continuo Collective
Where The Recital Hall at St Michael's Church
225 W 99th St (btwn Broadway & Amsterdam)
New York, NY  
Admission Free; Donations Welcome
Contact continuony@aol.com
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Thursday, May 11, 2017   8PM
Who Members of Hesperus
  Tina Chancey, John Mark Rozendaal, and Webb Wiggins
Title In the Salon of Mademoiselle Lévi: Viols at the Revolution
Description Who was the mysterious Mlle. Levi, whose pardessus playing took Paris by storm in 1745? Her salon sparked interest in the most fashionable music of her time. This concert features music by composers such as Leclair, Marais, Forqueray, Rebel and Couperin.
Presenter Salon/Sanctuary Concerts
Where Brotherhood Synagogue
28 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY  10003
Admission $20+
Contact 18887184253
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Friday, May 12, 2017   7:30PM
Who Hofstra Collegium Musicum
  Christopher Morrongiello, Director
Title Behind the Arras
Description Madrigals, lute songs, and instrumental music from Shakespeare's time by John Dowland, Orlando Gibbons, Anthony Holborne, Thomas Campion, Robert Johnson, John Caprario and Claudio Monteverdi.
Presenter Long Island Early Music Festival
Where Cathedral of the Incarnation, Garden City
50 CATHEDRAL AVENUE
Garden City, NY  11530
Admission $10 gen. admission; $5 for seniors; students free
Contact (516) 746-2955
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Friday, May 12, 2017   7PM
Who Quicksilver
  Robert Mealy, violin Julie Andrijeski, violin Dominic Teresi, dulcian Avi Stein, harpsichord Charles Weaver, theorbo and guitar
Title OFF THE BEATEN TRACK: Chamber Works from Moravia, the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland and beyond
Description Music from beyond central Europe, where the exotic inventions of folk music influenced the creation of ‘early modern’ chamber music. Rarely heard gems from off the beaten track featuring works by van Wichel, Mielczewski, Schmelzer, Kempis, Fux and more.
Presenter Five Boroughs Music Festival
Where King Manor Museum
150-03 Jamaica Ave
Queens, NY  11432
Admission $15 General / $10 Students and Seniors
Contact info@5bmf.org
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Saturday, May 13, 2017   7:30PM
Who Quicksilver
  Robert Mealy, violin Julie Andrijeski, violin Dominic Teresi, dulcian Avi Stein, harpsichord Charles Weaver, theorbo and guitar
Title OFF THE BEATEN TRACK: Chamber Works from Moravia, the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland and beyond
Description Music from beyond central Europe, where the exotic inventions of folk music influenced the creation of ‘early modern’ chamber music. Rarely heard gems from off the beaten track featuring works by van Wichel, Mielczewski, Schmelzer, Kempis, Fux and more.
Presenter Five Boroughs Music Festival
Where Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church
85 S. Oxford Street
Brooklyn, NY  11217
Admission $25 General / $15 Students and Seniors
Contact info@5bmf.org
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017   7:00PM
Who New York Continuo Collective
  Grant Herreid, Director; Paul Shipper, Staging Director
Title The Zarzuela Project Concert
Description A staged production of scenes from Spanish Renaissance and Baroque musical theater, including Sebastian Durón and Juan de Navas’ Apolo y Dafne (c. 1705), Juan Hidalgo’s Celos aun del aire matan (c.1660), and Durón’s, La Selva Encantada de Amor (c. 1705).
Presenter New York Continuo Collective
Where The Recital Hall at St Michael's Church
225 W 99th St (btwn Broadway & Amsterdam)
New York, NY  
Admission Free; Donations Welcome
Contact continuony@aol.com
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Saturday, May 20, 2017   8PM
Who Amor Artis and New Yor Baroque Incorporated
  Ryan James Brandau, Artist Director of Amor Artis
Title Handel in Italy
Description Come experience the bold and boisterous works from Handel’s early years in Italy. The program will feature Dixit Dominus, selections from solo vocal cantatas, and the Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 1 in G Major.
Presenter Amor Artis
Where St. Michael's Church
225 West 99th Street
(Enter Amsterdam Ave. bet. 99th and 100th Sts.)
New York, NY  10025
Admission $35/$25 for students and seniors.
Contact Anne Barthel
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Sunday, May 21, 2017   3PM New Since 5/1/2017
Who Saint Andrew Chorale & Orchestra
  Megan Chartrand & Katherine Wessinger, soprano; Desirée Baxter & Hai-Ting Chinn, alto Marc Molomot & Tommy Wazelle, tenor; Blake Burroughs & Rod Gomez, bass; Andrew Henderson, conductor
Title Handel's Israel in Egypt
Description The Saint Andrew Chorale and Orchestra will conclude their 52nd Season with one of Handel's most virtuosic oratorios. With its evocative word painting and energetic choruses, this work is among the greatest and most virtuosic choral works of all time.
Presenter Saint Andrew Music Society
Where Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church
921 Madison Avenue
New York, NY  10021
Admission $30 ($25 - Seniors 62+/Students)
Contact Andrew Henderson
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Sunday, May 21, 2017   4PM
Who Morrongiello & Young
  Marcia Young, soprano, harp Christopher Morrongiello, lute
Title Sweet Harmony of Words & Music
Description Morrongiello and Young bring to life the flower of English Renaissance melody and verse in their programs of lute songs, fantasias and instrumental dances for lute, voice, and Renaissance harp.
Presenter Long Island Early Music Festival
Where Cathedral of the Incarnation, Garden City
50 CATHEDRAL AVENUE
Garden City, NY  11530
Admission $20 gen. admission; $10 for seniors; students free
Contact (516) 746-2955
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