CONCERT SEASON

Welcome to the Boston Early Music Festival’s 2019–2020 Season, our 30th annual concert series! Subscribe today and enjoy nine stunning concerts from the world’s leading Early Music artists and ensembles.

Individual tickets go on sale this summer.


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Pacific Baroque Orchestra
with Karina Gauvin, soprano

Russian White Nights: Opera arias from 18th-century St. Petersburg

SUNDAY | OCTOBER 27, 2019 | 4PM
Emmanuel Church, Boston
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Vox Luminis

Lionel Meunier, director
The Bach Dynasty: Music of the Bach family

SATURDAY | NOVEMBER 2, 2019 | 8PM
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
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Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra

Paul O'Dette & Stephen Stubbs, Musical Directors
Robert Mealy, Concertmaster
La storia di Orfeo: Music of Sartorio, Monteverdi, and Rossi

FRIDAY | NOVEMBER 29, 2019 | 8PM
SUNDAY | DECEMBER 1, 2019 | 3PM
New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, Boston
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The Tallis Scholars

Peter Phillips, director
Reflections: Music of Byrd, Victoria, Tallis, Cornysh, and others

FRIDAY | DECEMBER 6, 2019 | 8PM
St. Paul Church, Cambridge
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Stefan Temmingh, recorder,
Dorothee Mields, soprano
& The Gentleman's Band

Inspired by Song

FRIDAY | JANUARY 31, 2020 | 4PM
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
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Jordi Savall, director,
La Capella Reial de Catalunya & Hespèrion XXI

Splendor of the Iberian Baroque in the time of Lope de Vega and Calderón de la Barca

FRIDAY | FEBRUARY 7, 2020 | 8PM
Sanders Theatre at Harvard University, Cambridge
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Venice Baroque Orchestra
with Ann Hallenberg, soprano

The Swedish Nightingale: Arias of Vivaldi, Handel, Orlandini, Giacomelli, and Hasse

FRIDAY | FEBRUARY 28, 2020 | 8PM
Emmanuel Church, Boston
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Nevermind

Anna Besson, flute; Louis Creac'h, violin; Robin Pharo, viola da gamba; Jean Rondeau, harpsichord
Music of J. S. Bach and C. P. E. Bach

SATURDAY | MARCH 7, 2020 | 8PM
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
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Stile Antico

Breaking the Habit: Music by and for women in Renaissance Europe

SATURDAY | APRIL 18, 2020 | 8PM
St. Paul Church, Cambridge
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