Previous seasons

Past Themes and Performers

2013
A Festive Celebration of the German Renaissance
Calmus Ensemble – The Dark Horse Consort – Parthenia – Piffaro

2012
Welcome Home Again! An American Celebration
Anonymous 4 – Chatham Baroque – The Newberry Consort – The Rose Ensemble

2011  
El Nuevo Mundo—The Age of Exploration in the New World
Piffaro – The Rose Ensemble – Ensemble Visera – Chatham Baroque

2010  
England: Merry and Musical before Elizabeth
Parthenia with Julianne Baird – The King’s Noyse – Hesperus – LIBER – Benjamin Bagby

2009
Telescopic Vistas: MEMF X & Music of the Spheres
Piffaro – Newberry Consort – Quicksilver – Marion Verbruggen – Venere Lute Quartet

2008
Handel’s Journey: From Germany to England via Italy
Newberry Consort – Marion Verbruggen – Tempesta di Mare – Quicksilver – Baroque Band

2007
Early Music from the Low Countries: The Age of the Netherlanders
Piffaro – Marion Verbruggen – Fortune’s Wheel – The King’s Noyse

2006
Early Music from the Iberian Peninsula: Spain & the Age of Discovery
Baltimore Consort – Ex Umbris – Chatham Baroque – Ivory Consort

2005
The Fairest Isle: Early Music from England and Scotland
The King’s Noyse – Piffaro – Ex Umbris – Baltimore Consort – Second City Musick

2004
The Glories of 17th-Century Venice
Spiritus Collective – Catacoustic Consort – La Venexiana – Newberry Consort – Piffaro

2003
Bach and His World
Musica Pacifica – Newberry Consort – Piffaro

2002
A Distant Mirror: French Medieval and Renaissance Music
Concord Ensemble – Folger Consort – Piffaro – Newberry Consort

2001
Music of Elizabethan England and Its Italian Influences
Newberry Consort – Marion Verbruggen – The Scholars of Cambrai – Kielson/Spears/Trompeter

2000
Monteverdi and Schütz
Cecilia’s Circle – Newberry Consort – Trio Atlantica – Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble