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Viola da Gamba Concert Calendar for Greater New York City
Winter 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017, 6:30 pm
LeStrange Viols: In nomines and Other Solfaing Songes: Manuscript 31390

Holy Trinity Church, Inwood
20 Cumming Street, New York, New York
Presented by Listen Closely
LeStrange Viols explores the beautiful and mysterious Elizabethan era manuscript entitled "A Booke of In nomines and Other Solfainge Songes". (We refer to it affectionately as "31390" after its British Library shelf number.) The program will include works of William Byrd, John Taverner Christopher Tye, as well as anonymous masters of the musical esoteric; and a chaser of Jacobean favorites by Orlando Gibbons and Willam Cranford. Tickets $15/$10 Free admission for children 18 and under

Saturday, January 28, 2017, at 8:00 PM
Parthenia: William Byrd. A Life in Music

The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields
487 Hudson Street, NYC
Works by the Elizabethan master for viols and voices. Tickets are $40 and $25. Order by phone (212) 866 - 0468 or At the door (if available).

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017, at 8:00 pm
Abendmusik: Honoring Martin Luther and the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation
The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields
487 Hudson Street, NYC
With guest artists Derek Lee Ragin, countertenor and Dongsok Shin, keyboards.
Judson Griffin, baroque violin; Małgorzata Ziemnicka, baroque violin; Lawrence Lipnik, viola da gamba; Carlene Stober, viola da gamba; Patricia Ann Neely, viola da gamba. Featyred are works by Franz Tunder, Johann Rudolf Ahle, Dieterich Buxtehude, Johann Christoph Bach, and instrumental works by Matthias Weckman, David Pohle, Clemens Thieme, Johann Wilhelm Furcheim, and Andreas Oswald.
This concert is made possible by the fiscal sponsorship and administrative servicesof Gotham Early Music Scene, Inc. and the "New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature."
Tickets available at the door: $20.00 general admission, $10.00 students/seniors.

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:00 pm
Ars Antiqua: Orpheus in Hamburg: Telemann's Private World

Church of St. Mary the Virgin
191 South Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua, New York
Mark Kramer, Viola da gamba with Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek, Mezzo Soprano; Jorg-Michael Schwarz, Violin; Geoffrey Burgess, Oboe & Recorder; Nina Stern, Chalumeau & Recorder; Michael Sponseller, Harpsichord. From Telemann's most intimate, imaginative and effervescent period: Fantasia in G-Minor For Viola da Gamba Solo, Sonata for Chalumeau, Oboe, Violin & Continuo, Cantatas from the Harmonischer Gottesdienst, Duet for Two Recorders in B-flat, Concerto in A-minor for Recorder, Oboe, Violin & Continuo.
Tickets are available at the door. $35 $40 $50.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 12:15 pm
Sonnambula:Musique à Trois

Queensborough Community College ​
222-05 56th Ave, Bayside, NY 
Presented by the Music Department at Queensborough Community College.

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 8:00 pm
Choir of St. Luke in the Fields, with Parthenia Viol Consort and Baroque in the Fields
Music from the 17th-century Salzburg Court

The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields 487 Hudson Street, Manhattan
An ensemble of period instruments, directed by David Shuler. Featuring the Requiem in F minor and the Mass in B-flat major by Heinrich Ignaz Biber, along with instrumental music, as part of the Concerts at Saint Luke in the Fields series.
Tickets $25 to $35; subscriptions to the 5-concert series are available. Phone (212) 414-7440 


















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