Five College Consortium

Early Music Program

Early Music Program

A faculty of distinguished performers and scholars at the Five Colleges, together with the program director, make it possible for students to participate in a wide variety of experiences in the study and performance of music of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Baroque Era.

See "Events" for a current listing of concerts

Fall 2017

Fall Concerts!  Hildegard von Bingen through J.S. Bach:

The Five College Collegium

Wednesday November 29, 7:30 PM

Grace Episcopal Church, Amherst

The Munich Connection: Music of Ludwig Senfl and Orlando Lassus

Advent and Christmas music by the greatest 16th Century composers at the Bavarian court, with choir, winds and viols.   Wind band directed by Dan Meyers, Viols directed by Alice Robbins, and choir directed by Robert Eisenstein

 

Euridice Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Friday, December 1, 7:30 PM

Bezanson Recital Hall, University of Massachusetts

            Telemann Polish Concerto for Strings

            Vivaldi ‘Cello Concerto in B minor, Emma Johnson, ‘cello

            Geminiani Concerto Grosso in E minor

            Corelli Concerto Grosso in D

            Bach Harpsichord Concerto in A, Victoria Suchodolski, harpsichord

 

 

Voces Feminae, directed by Catherine Bell, presents Set Apart, a concert of music concerning women, exaltation and exile. W

Sunday December 10, 7:00 PM

Sweeney Concert Hall, Sage Hall, Smith College

Set Apart, a concert of music concerning women, exaltation and exile.  Works by Hildegard von Bingen, Chiara Margarita Cozzolani, Guillaume de Machaut and Salamone Rossi. With the Five College Medieval Ensemble, directed by Robert Eisenstein.

 

 

All Early Music Program concerts are free and open to the public

For Further Information, contact the Early Music Office at 538-2079

https://www.fivecolleges.edu/earlymusic

or e-mail reisenst@mtholyoke.edu