York Early Music Festival

Young Artists Showcase 2


Friday 14 July Event IYAC2
10.30am – c.4.00pm
NCEM, St Margaret’s Church
Reserved seating Tickets Tickets £30.00 (U35 £5.00)

The Festival is delighted to welcome 10 emerging professional early music ensembles to York as they prepare for the 2017 Competition. To help them settle in, and to ensure that you get to know them in advance of the judges, we are presenting two days of informal concerts introduced by performer and musicologist John Bryan.

BarrocoTout (Belgium)
From Paris to the Lowlands
Music for flute, violin, cello and harpsichord by Telemann, van Maldere and Delange

Duo Seneca (Spain)
Minuet, Rondeau, Siciliana
Music for two cellos by Cervetto, dall’Abaco and Kraft

Ensemble Agamemnon (France)
Kunstkammer – Italian influence in Vienna
Italian Viennese music for violin, cornett, sackbut, bassoon and continuo by Ferro, Bertali, and Selma y Salaverde

Ensemble Molière (UK)
Le bourgeois gentilhomme
Dances from Lully’s famous comédie-ballet, arranged for flute, violin, viola da gamba, bassoon and harpsichord

Fieri Consort (UK)
Tears of a Lover
Lachrimose madrigals by Ingegneri, Marenzio and Monteverdi

Il Botto Forte (Switzerland)
Les enemis confus
National styles jostle in trio sonatas for oboe/recorder, violin, cello and harpsichord by Handel and Fux

Le Palais des Songes (France)
At Bluebeard’s Court
Music from the Tudor courts for soprano, counter-tenor, recorder, viola da gamba and harpsichord

Les Contre-Sujets (France)
The Viola’s no joke!
Chamber music by Handel and Telemann for recorder, violin, viola da gamba, harpsichord – and viola

Rumorum (Switzerland)
Welawey, Weilawei, Weylawey
Music from multilingual Medieval Britain with voice, harp, fiddle, gittern and flute

The Counterpoints (Netherlands)
Handel’s Grand Tour – Part 1
Music for recorders, violin and harpsichord by Handel, Bach, Scarlatti and Geminiani

Please note performance details will be finalised in due course.

Please note there is a £1.50 administration fee per transaction

When & Where

National Centre for Early Music
Enough tickets
Fri, Jul 14

More Info

  • 101171
  • Mala Punica Friday 14 July 7.30pm The Quire York Minster
  • https://tickets.ncem.co.uk/en-GB/shows/mala%20punica/events
  • Event IYAC 2