Early Music in Columbus is excited to present its 2014-2015 Event Calendar, presenting some new faces and old favorites in celebration of 35 years of early music in Columbus. Enjoy the finest arrangements and performers in beautiful venues throughout our city.
Join us for our first concert of the year! Performing October 3, 2014, the ensemble will present “A Tale of Two Cities,” a program combining the gems of Handel and Rameau along with an intoxicating suite from Purcell’s “The Fairy Queen.” Experience what “The New York Times” calls “authentic Baroque performance at its finest.”read more
They’re back! Join Hesperus on November 7, 2014 as they accompany the silent film “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” starring Lon Chaney with music from Renaissance France. This will be held again at the Drexel Theatre in Bexley.read more
Join our resident Early Music ensemble, “The Early Interval,” in a trip to Britain for our traditional Twelfth Night Concert held this year on January 3 & 4, 2015 in the neo-Gothic splendor of the First Congregational Church in Columbus, Ohio.read more
Ayreheart performs historical music from the British Isles with two lutes, voice, colascione, and percussion on February 6 in Mees Hall on the campus of Capital University. Co-presented by the Columbus Guitar Society, the performance features versatile lute textures created by Ronn McFarlane, who conceived and founded Ayreheart in the wake of his 2009 Grammy nomination for the album “Indigo Road.”read more
“From the Imperial Court: Music for the House of Hapsburg” March 6, 2015 – Join us in welcoming this sought-after group of young British singers whose collaborations have already earned two Grammy nominations and continue to garner awards for their vitality and imaginative sound.read more
On April 24, join “The Early Interval” for its spring concert exploring the colorful vocal and instrumental music that was composed and performed in 13th-century Spain. The concert, held in Mees Hall on the campus of Capital University, will be accompanied by visual examples of the colorful art of 13th-century Spain.read more