Re-enactors Spring Market 15th-17th March
15-17 March Re-enactors Spring Market 2013
The Sports Connexion, Leamington Road, Ryton On Dunsmore, Coventry CV8 3FL
The Re-enactors market is the largest European forum for manufacturers
and traders producing goods for re-enactors, historical interpreters and
the heritage industry.
Friday 15th March 12.00 to 6.00
Saturday 16th March 10.00 to 5.00
Sunday 17th March 10.00 to 4.00
Web Site: http://www.reenactorsmarket.co.uk/
The Early Music Shop will be exhibiting as part of the re-enactment market. Please phone 01274 288100 for further details.
Music Education Expo 20th-21st March
20-21 March, London Barbican Centre
The UK’s largest exhibition and professional development conference for anyone who teaches music. The first event of its kind ever to be launched in the UK, Music Education Expo features an interactive trade exhibition which will enable you to get to grips with the latest resources, instruments, technology and expertise from across the business.
Music Education Expo is the one day in the year when all music teachers will be able to meet, socialise, compare notes, enjoy the some of the best professional development available and browse an unrivalled range of products and resources.
Web: Music Education Expo
Early Music Shop will be exhibiting with a display of wooden and plastic recorders, stringed instruments and simple percussion suitable for the classroom. Peter Booth and Oliver Winstone will be on hand to talk and discuss all your educational needs.
Northern Recorder Course 2nd-9th April
2nd - 9th April, Bawtry Hall near Doncaster DN10 6JH
The Northern Recorder Course was founded in 1966 by Dennis Bamforth and
Colin Martin and has grown to become one of the foremost recorder courses in
the world. A particular feature of the NRC is the interesting range of
music available to be studied. Repertoire from the Medieval period to the present day is studied in a
variety of ensembles from recorder orchestras to suit players of all abilities
to Trio Sonatas and one to a part classes.
Tutors: Brian Blood, Ruth Burbidge, Ruth Hayward,
Helen Hooker, Laura Justice, Josef Manser, Ann Marshall, Steve Marshall, Andrew Melville, Janice Ormerod, Rosemary
Robinson and Pam Smith.
Web Site: www.northernrecordercourse.org
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs from April 3rd-7th.
NYRO Easter Course 2nd-6th April
2-6 April, Rugby School, Warwickshire
This is a relaxed and informal course,
including technique and beginner bass classes as well as chamber music
and recorder orchestra sessions. No audition is required, so it is
the perfect starting point for younger and less experienced players as
well as providing playing challenges for the more advanced. The course will culminate with a concert at Rugby School on the Saturday afternoon for families and friends.
Tutors: Chris Orton and Adam Dopadlik.
Web Site: www.nyro.org.uk
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs from April 5th-6th.
Easter Early Music Course 4th-10th April
4 - 10 April 2013, St Georges School Ascot
The Easter Early Music Course is designed for players of recorders and viols with some opportunities to play other instruments and sing.
Consort Songs • Broken Consorts • Multi-Part Music (ten to twenty parts, often mixed voice/instruments, multi-choir, verse anthems etc) • Large and Small Ensembles • Trio Sonatas • Choir • Renaissance Wind Band • Technique Classes • Lectures • Small Consort Groups.
Tutors: Philip Thorby, Eileen Silcocks, Marion Scott, Emma Murphy, Alison Kinder, David Hatcher and Jane Francis.
Contact: Geri Coop Tel: 07971 388509
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a display of recorders, viols, accessories and CDs from April 7th-10th
Society of Recorder Players National Festival 11th-12th May
Saturday and Sunday, 11th and 12th May 2013 at Purcell House, All Hallow's College, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland
Playing sessions; New music; Shops; Massed sessions; Recorder Orchestra; ERTA Conference; Concerts and much more!
Web Site: www.srp.org.uk
The Early Music Shop will be exhibiting over the weekend with a large display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs.
Scottish Recorder Festival 25th May
Saturday 25th May 2013, St Thomas’ Episcopal Church, 75-79 Glasgow Road, Edinburgh EH12 8LJ
Web Site: Scottish Recorder Festival
In the 75th Anniversary season of the Society of Recorder Players, we are delighted to welcome the renowned Flanders Recorder Quartet who will tutor and conduct all playing sessions. The day will conclude with a performance by the Flanders Recorder Quartet of Banchetto Musicale.
PDF of flyer available here.
The Early Music Shop will be selling recorders and recorder accessories on the day.
Boston Early Music Festival 9th-16th June
12-15 June 2013, Boston, USA
The heart of the Boston Early Music Festival is the world-famous Exhibition which in 2013 takes place from the 12-15 June. The premier early music trade show in North America and among the largest in the world, the BEMF Exhibition is host to tradespeople from across the globe, with top makers of period instruments joined by schools of music, performers, publishers, recording and CD companies, and dealers in rare books, prints, and manuscripts. These specialists will be on hand to give demonstration recitals, host workshops and panel discussions, and share details of their work with attendees. Your chance to immerse yourself in early music, the BEMF Exhibition is a must-see event for every music lover and early music enthusiast.
Web: Boston Early Music Festival
Peter Booth and Stephen Robinson will be on hand to answer your questions and help with with your requirements, and we look forward to welcoming you to our stand!
Enquiries: Please 'phone us on 01274 288100 or email email@example.com
The Eight Foot Recorder Course 15th-19th July
15-19 July 2013, Hothorpe Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire
A unique opportunity to play a wide variety of music on larger recorders.
Tutors: Helen Hooker, Ann Marshall, Steve Marshall, Andrew Melville and Pam Smith
Web: Hothorpe Hall Recorders
Early Music Shop will be visiting with a large display of recorders, both large and small, recorder accessories and CDs from July 17th - 19th.
NYRO Summer Course 21st-27th July
21-27 July, Howell's School, Denbigh
The annual NYRO residential summer course is a week with a full complement of conductors, tutors and house staff, concluding with a public concert and CD recording.
Play with other talented young recorder players in either NYTRO our training orchestra or NYRO the main orchestra and additionally the full orchestra combining all players. The most advanced players will be invited to play in BlockWork, the one-to-a-part ensemble. All players take part in daily technique sessions and chamber music. Entry is by audition.
Tutors: Chris Orton and Eileen Silcocks.
Web Site: www.nyro.org.uk
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs from July 26th-27th.
NORVIS 27th July-3rd August
27 July-3 August 2013, College of St Hild and St Bede, Durham
The Northumbrian Recorder & Viol Summer School (NORVIS) is held annually in Durham, England.
The course covers all aspects of early music and is suitable for beginners through to advanced and solo players.
There are technique classes for viols, recorders,
singing, harpsichord, lute and baroque strings. Other activities
include consort playing, concerts, lectures, trio sonatas,
renaissance band, choir, baroque orchestra and early dancing.
Alan Davis, Elizabeth Dodd, Duncan Druce, Martin
Eastwell, Andrew Fowler, Clare Griffel, Manfred Harras, Laura Hird,
Alison Kinder, Stewart McCoy, Susanna Pell, Jacqui Robertson-Wade, Jane
Rumney, Mary Tyers, Ralph Woodward
Recorder Summer School 27th July-3rd August
27 July-3 August 2013, Bishop Burton College, near Beverley
This course is designed for recorder players of all standards, from near
beginners to advanced students. It is a large course, with up to 130 students, and the atmosphere is always friendly and encouraging.
Tutors in 2012 were: Tom Beets, Sandra Foxall, Chris Hartland, Helen Hooker, Caroline Jones, Marion Scott, Eileen Silcocks, Philip Thorby, Moira Usher
Email: Josée Beeson
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a large display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs from July 27th - August 3rd. Our recorder technician will be visiting too for a 1 day recorder clinic.
HISS - Historically Informed Summer School 5th-9th August
5-9 August 2013 Scarborough Campus of Hull University, Scarborough
A residential summer school offering
workshops for singers and players of period and modern instruments, open
to all student, professional and amateur musicians from early,
classical and folk traditions. The course explores connections between
early music and folk & traditional music. Early music performance
style, simple improvisation, and learning by ear will be substantial
components. If you like early music, come along and find out more about
its context. If your background is traditional music or classical music,
come along, try something you've never tried before - learn something
new in a friendly atmosphere. The tutors are Graham Coatman (course
director/keyboards), Vivien Ellis (voice), Stewart Hardy
(fiddle/violin), Jacob Heringman (lute, cittern, renaissance guitar),
Susanna Pell (viols), Mary Tyers (recorder, flute & other winds), Anne Marie Christensen & Amélie Addison (baroque violin and 'cello)
The HISS 2013 will be held at the Scarborough Campus of Hull University. HISS was
launched in 2011, with great enthusiasm and popular success.
Enquiries & further information from:
Tel: 0844 870 6478
Twitter: follow @NEEMF. Hashtag #HISS2013
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with an exhibition of early woodwind, recorders, viols, baroque strings, lutes, percussion, accessories and CDs from 7-9 August.
Dartington International Summer School 3rd-10th August
3-10 August Dartington Hall Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EN
The Dartington International Summer School, part of the year-round Arts at Dartington programme, is a musical experience like no other. For five weeks every summer the magnificent Dartington Hall Estate in Devon comes alive to the sights and sounds of music, laughter, song and dance. The Summer School runs for five weeks, with 20-30 courses week-long
courses taking place every day during each week – from individual
instrumental and vocal classes to chamber music, large ensemble courses
Early Music (Week 2) 3-10 August
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a large display of early instruments and sheet music from August 8th-9th.
Irish Recorder and Viol Summer School 17th-24th August
17-24 August, An Grianan, Termonfechin, near Drogheda
A course designed for players of viols, recorders and other early instruments.
Non players are also welcome in this lovely area, and players often come to
the course with their families.
Tutors: Ibi Aziz, Marion Doherty, Pam Flanagan, Emma Murphy, Marion Scott and Philip Thorby
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a display of recorders, viols, early instruments and accessories and CDs from August 19th - 23rd.
Cheltenham Recorder Festival 30th August-1st September
30 August-1 September, The Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester
The Cheltenham Recorder Festival has grown to become one of the
highlights of the recorder year,
with an enviable reputation
of being one of the friendliest and most enjoyable recorder courses run in the
UK. One reason for this is that the CRF offers an exciting variety of music to
cater for all tastes and abilities, ranging from established renaissance
and baroque repertoire through to contemporary pieces which will be premièred
at the Festival.
Tutors: Grace Barton, Paul
Burnell, Ruth Burbidge, Simone Curley, John Hawkes, Helen Hooker, Ann Marshall,
Steve Marshall, Andrew Melville, Janice Ormerod, Michael Piraner, Pam Smith and
The Early Music Shop will be visiting with a large display of recorders, recorder accessories and CDs over the weekend.