The Newberry Consort previews their December 4th program, "A Mexican Christmas" -- a program of music from 17th-century Mexicofeaturing 28 musicians, including a street band of guitars, violins, and percussion, all joined by vocalists and instrumentalists of The Newberry Consort.
Parthenia Viol Consort and soprano Sherezade Panthaki preview their November 13th program "Italia Mia" -- canzonas, dances, madrigals, and motets by composers of the 16th and 17th centuries, including Monteverdi, Gabrieli, Willaert, and Gesualdo.
“Sleep Hath Its Own World” was shot on location in Milwaukee, and features three Baroque arias to examine the expansive and imaginative landscape of our dreams.
Created by director/producer Alison Pogorelc and director/cinematographer John Carlo Rosillo, the project features Lithuanian classical guitarist Ieva Baltmiskyte, countertenor Jake Ingbar, and sopranos Ashley Robillard and Hannah De Priest, as well as performances by dancers from Milwaukee’s Water Street Dance Company.
Early Music Now is proud to present this concert/documentary video from early music ensemble Infusion Baroque that details stories and interviews of what it's been like for artists during COVID times. They also discuss the history of women composers and performers of the 17th and 18th centuries. Filmed at Chateau Ramezay in Montreal, and at the artists' homes, the video includes musical selections from several of Infusion Baroque’s programs, including Scottish folk songs, an excerpt from the "Virtuelles" performance, and pieces from "Virtuosa!," the program that will be performed in Milwaukee on March 5, 2022.
Christmas Concert by ViolMedium
Last season, ViolMedium, a viol quartet, recorded for Early Music Now a Christmas program of sacred and secular music from the Renaissance and Baroque periods: