Cambridge Early Music Concerts 2014

2014 FESTIVAL OF THE VOICE 2 May - 4 May 2014

The Hilliard Ensemble

Concerts by The Hilliard Ensemble, amarcord, Singer Pur and Eo Nomine

The Hilliard Ensemble - Horizons

This weekend festival celebrates The Hilliard Ensemble's work with Cambridge Early Music. We present concerts by two of the groups nurtured by the Hilliards on CEM summer schools, who have gone on to have international careers - German super-groups amarcord and Singer Pur - alongside rising stars Eo Nomine and The Hilliard Ensemble itself.

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This is what the Hilliards themselves say about it -

"As part of our 40th and final season we thought it important to highlight the work we have done over the years, teaching, encouraging and working with other vocal ensembles. So we have asked three groups, Singer Pur, amarcord and Eo Nomine to join us in The Hilliard Horizons weekend..."  Read more  »

Photos used throughout these pages of The Hilliard Ensemble are by Marco Borggreve; of amarcord by Martin Jehnichen; and of Singer Pur by Markus Amon; whom we thank for permission.

CHORAL EVENSONG, KING'S COLLEGE CHAPEL

Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury
Choral evensong, King's College Chapel, Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury, Fri 2 May: click here for more about this concert

5.30pm, Friday 2 May, 2014
King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Stephen Cleobury directs the Choir of King's College in music by Dunstable and Taverner.

A HILLIARD ANNIVERSARY ALBUM

The Hilliard Ensemble with Singer Pur
A Hilliard Anniversary Album, The Hilliard Ensemble with Singer Pur, Fri 2 May: click here for more about this concertA Hilliard Anniversary Album, The Hilliard Ensemble with Singer Pur, Fri 2 May: click here for more about this concert

6.30pm, Friday 2 May, 2014
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
Festival of the Voice Season tickets:  £81.00,  £63.00
To launch the festival, The Hilliard Ensemble has created a very special programme - testament, if any were needed,...

FESTIVAL DRINKS

Cambridge Early Music
Festival Drinks, Cambridge Early Music, Fri 2 May: click here for more about this concert

7.45pm, Friday 2 May, 2014
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Ticket holders for either the 6.30pm or 9.00pm - or both - concerts are welcome to join us for drinks between the...

NAH SIND WIR, HERR

amarcord
Nah sind wir, Herr, amarcord, Fri 2 May: click here for more about this concert

9.00pm, Friday 2 May, 2014
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
Festival of the Voice Season tickets:  £81.00,  £63.00
Founded in 1992 by erstwhile members of the world-famous St. Thomas Boys Choir in Leipzig, five-part ensemble amarcord...

O THOU WHOM MY SOUL LOVETH

Singer Pur
O thou whom my soul loveth, Singer Pur, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concertO thou whom my soul loveth, Singer Pur, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concert

12.00 noon, Saturday 3 May, 2014
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £20.00,  £15.00
Festival of the Voice Season tickets:  £81.00,  £63.00
Another programme with a broad sweep of composers: Adrian Willaert, Dominique Phinot, Jacobus Gallus, and Jean Richafort...

NICHOLAS HILLIARD'S ART OF THE MINIATURE

Philippa Abrahams
Nicholas Hilliard's Art Of The Miniature, Philippa Abrahams, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concert

3.00pm, Saturday 3 May, 2014
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Tickets available from Fitzwilliam Museum:
Or by post from:
The Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
CB2 1RB
United Kingdom
Tickets £8.00; £5.00 (concessions, including Friends of The Fitzwilliam Museum).
This event is not included in the Festival ticket.
Conservator and artist, Philippa Abrahams, explains Hilliard's working methods as revealed in his treatise, and...

CHORAL EVENSONG, KING'S COLLEGE CHAPEL

Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury
Choral evensong, King's College Chapel, Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concert

5.30pm, Saturday 3 May, 2014
King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Stephen Cleobury directs the Choir of King's College in music by Tomkins and Byrd.

GALA CONCERT

The Hilliard Ensemble, Singer Pur, amarcord and Eo Nomine
GALA CONCERT, The Hilliard Ensemble, Singer Pur, amarcord and  Eo Nomine, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concertGALA CONCERT, The Hilliard Ensemble, Singer Pur, amarcord and  Eo Nomine, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concertGALA CONCERT, The Hilliard Ensemble, Singer Pur, amarcord and  Eo Nomine, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concertGALA CONCERT, The Hilliard Ensemble, Singer Pur, amarcord and  Eo Nomine, Sat 3 May: click here for more about this concert

7.30pm, Saturday 3 May, 2014
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge
Tickets:  £30.00,  £25.00
Festival of the Voice Season tickets:  £81.00,  £63.00
The final concert in this year's Festival of the Voice epitomises the 40 years of The Hilliard Ensemble's outstanding...

CHORAL EUCHARIST, KING'S COLLEGE CHAPEL

Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury
Choral Eucharist, King's College Chapel, Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury, Sun 4 May: click here for more about this concert

10.30am, Sunday 4 May, 2014
King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Sunday Eucharist: Stephen Cleobury directs the Choir of King's College and strings in Mozart's Missa brevis in...

CHORAL EVENSONG, KING'S COLLEGE CHAPEL

Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury
Choral evensong, King's College Chapel, Choir of King's College dir. Stephen Cleobury, Sun 4 May: click here for more about this concert

3.30pm, Sunday 4 May, 2014
King's College Chapel, Cambridge
Stephen Cleobury directs the Choir of King's College in music by Victoria and Peter Philips.

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