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CURRENT PRESS RELEASES

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April 13, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival presents the final event of its 2020-2021 Series – a FREE Virtual Performance featuring Ensemble Correspondances and Mezzo-Soprano Lucile Richardot in a program of 17th-Century English Song


April 5, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival announces the full schedule for the 2021 Virtual Festival, Music of Solace & Joy: June 6–13, 2021


February 10, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival presents Stile Antico in a program of works by Josquin


January 15, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival presents Quicksilver in a program of instrumental music from across 17th-Century Europe


January 15, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival announces three more streaming broadcasts for the 2020–2021 Season


January 11, 2021

Boston Early Music Festival announces plans for an all-virtual 2021 Festival


December 20, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival releases NEW world-premiere Baroque Opera CD: Christoph Graupner's Antiochus und Stratonica


November 20, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival presents The Tallis Scholars in a program of music for the Virgin Mary, free of charge on YouTube


November 18, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival presents “Looking Back at Orpheus” with streaming broadcasts of Monteverdi’s Orfeo and Charpentier’s La Descente d’Orphée on Thanksgiving weekend


October 7, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival announces the centerpiece of the June 2021 Festival—a double bill of comic operas by Georg Philipp Telemann and Johann Adolph Hasse


September 29, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival presents Nevermind in a program of music by Bach, Telemann, and Marais, free of charge on YouTube


September 21, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival announces four streaming broadcasts for a virtual fall season


September 8, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival presents “Looking Back at Orpheus” with streaming broadcasts of Monteverdi’s Orfeo and Charpentier’s La Descente d’Orphée on Thanksgiving weekend


August 24, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival releases NEW Baroque Opera CD, featuring a chamber opera and other court entertainments from Versailles, by Michel-Richard de Lalande


May 11, 2020

Boston Early Music Festival suspends subscription sales for the 2020/21 Season


December 20, 2019 

Boston Early Music Festival releases TENTH Baroque Opera CD, Handel’s Almira


November 22, 2019 

Boston Early Music Festival receives its sixth nomination for Best Opera Recording for the 2020 GRAMMY Awards


July 25, 2019 

Boston Early Music Festival releases NINTH Baroque Opera CD, featuring two chamber operas by Marc-Antoine Charpentier


October 22, 2018

Boston Early Music Festival and Longy School of Music launch a new partnership


June 4, 2018

Boston Early Music Festival announces the establishment of the BEMF Instrument Collection following the acquisition of four harpsichords


ARCHIVED PRESS RELEASES

Older Press Releases are available to download as PDFs.

BEMF RECORDINGS

May 18, 2018 | Boston Early Music Festival releases a new recording of Johann Sebastiani’s Matthäus Passion (Download PDF)

December 7, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival nominated for the fifth time as Best Opera Recording for the 2016 GRAMMY Awards (Download PDF)

December 1, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival wins a Diapason d'Or de l'Année 2015 for Steffani's Niobe, Regina di Tebe (Download PDF)

November 24, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival releases EIGHTH Baroque Opera CD, Handel’s Acis and Galatea (Download PDF)

October 16, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival to receive two 2015 ECHO Klassik Awards in gala ceremony this Sunday (Download PDF)

August 24, 2015 | Two Boston Early Music Festival recordings win 2015 ECHO Klassik Awards (Download PDF)

February 8, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival wins its first GRAMMY® Award for Best Opera Recording for Charpentier’s La Descente d’Orphée aux Enfers and La Couronne de Fleurs (Download PDF)

January 16, 2015 | Boston Early Music Festival releases SEVENTH Baroque Opera CD, the world premiere studio recording of Steffani’s Niobe, Regina di Tebe (Download PDF)