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THE AULOS ENSEMBLE
A Tale of Two Cities | Suite from Purcell's Fairy Queen, Handel, Clerambault & Rameau
October 3, 2014 • Mees Hall • Capital University

HESPERUS
The Hunchback of Notre Dame | 1923 Silent Film with Music from 15th Century France
November 7, 2014 • Drexel Theater • Bexley

THE EARLY INTERVAL
Annual Twelfth Night Celebration | January 3 & 4, 2015 • First Congregational Church
Spring Concert | April 24, 2015 • Mees Hall • Capital University

AYREHEART with lutenist Ronn McFarlane
Renaissance music from the British Isles | February 6, 2015 • Mees Hall • Capital University

STILE ANTICO
Passion and Resurrection | Music for Lent and Eastertide
March 6, 2015 • First Congregational Church

Early Music in Columbus is a concert series dedicated to the music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods. Since 1980, Early Music in Columbus has each year presented a series of concerts featuring some of the finest national and international artists who specialize in the music of these periods. This enormous period of time spans the Middle Ages (from around 1100 A.D.) through the mid-1750s.



What Will You Hear at an Early Music Concert?


There is something for everyone at an early music concert.  You might hear:

  • Gregorian chant
  • 
Madrigals

  • Bawdy ballads
  • 
Love songs

  • Motets

  • Dances

  • Fantasies



Here are just a few of the instruments and music you might hear at an early music concert:

  • 
Guitar, lute and theorbo

  • Medieval and Renaissance harps
  • 
Recorders as small as five inches and some as tall as a person
  • 
Harpsichords

  • Viols, violins, vielles and rebecs
  • 
The hurdy-gurdy

  • Crumhorns that might make you laugh the first time you hear one!

 

 

Our Mission

To cultivate, foster, sponsor, and develop
knowledge, love, and appreciation of
early music among all members of the community.

Contact

Early Music In Columbus
c/o Capital University
Conservatory Of Music
1 College and Main
Columbus, Oh 43209
614.861.4569
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Sponsored by

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