Celebrate the season in high style as The Tallis Scholars return to BEMF for their 34th consecutive season! After two years of virtual performances, we are thrilled to be welcoming back this extraordinary ensemble to Harvard Square on Friday, December 9 and streaming online December 16-30.
"Arguably the most important and influential
Early Music event in the world." —BBC Radio 3
The Tallis Scholars- December 9
Celebrate the season with the legendary voices of The Tallis Scholars, Friday, December 9 in Harvard Square, Cambridge.
BEMF Chamber Opera Series returns!
The GRAMMY Award–winning BEMF Chamber Opera Series returns to the French Baroque with music by Lully and Charpentier—on tour to Aventura, Florida and New York City this week!
2023 Festival Operas are NOW ON SALE!
Tickets are now available for the June 2023 Festival's Centerpiece Opera and Chamber Opera!
In response to the coronavirus/COVID-19, BEMF has temporarily closed our administrative office. BEMF administrative staff are working remotely for the immediate future. If you have any Box Office questions, please email Corey King, Box Office and Patron Services Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. For general questions, please email email@example.com.
Save the dates for our next Festival—June 4–11, 2023
Who We Are
Since 1981, the Boston Early Music Festival has established itself as an international leader in the field of Early Music. BEMF presents a wealth of diverse programs and activities, including superb productions of Baroque opera, award-winning recordings, an annual concert season that brings the field’s brightest stars to Boston and New York City, and North America’s leading festival for Early Music.
“An absolute delight.” —The New York Times
Our annual concerts feature some of the world's most exciting and engaging Early Music artists!