Tuesday, February 5

Sacramento Recorder Society
Regular meeting for recorder players, with guest conductor Louise Carslake. Newcomers welcome. Bring recorders, stand, and other early instruments. Music provided. Refreshments.
6:45–9:15PM
Friends Meeting House
890 57th St., between H and J, Sacramento.
marschif@gmail.com

 Wednesday, February 6

Mid-Peninsula Recorder Orchestra
Regular meeting, for players of recorder, early winds or early strings. Bring your instrument(s) and music stand.
7:30–9:30PM
Music Room number 060
J.L. Stanford Middle School
480 E. Meadow, Palo Alto.
650-591-3648 or www.sfems.org/mpro

Thursday, February 7

Voices of Music
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“Let’s Dance!” Voices of Music presents the premiere of the San Francisco Baroque Dance Company, featuring dancers Caroline Copeland & Carlos Fittante. Join us for an enchanted evening of music and dance from the court of Louis XIV: music of Jean-Baptiste Lully—dancemaster and composer to the king—Marin Marais, and François Couperin. Lisa Grodin, Kati Kyme, Carla Moore, Elisabeth Reed, William Skeen baroque strings; David Tayler, archlute; Hanneke van Proosdij, recorder and harpsichord
8PM
All Saints’ Episcopal Church
555 Waverly St., Palo Alto.
$35/$30
415-260-4687 www.voicesofmusic.org

Friday, February 8

Camerata Moresca
TAPESTRY, music from the Italian Baroque. Music of Vivaldi, Castello, Uccellini & Lotti!
Glen Shannon,recorders; Eric Finley, baroque violin; Tom Hill, baroque bassoon; Bernadette Arnold, harpsichord.
A great opportunity to celebrate an early Valentine’s Day with us, so bring all your love ones and enjoy an evening of dynamic and extravagant Baroque music, delightful refreshments and great company!
7:30PM
Our Lady of Peace Church & Shrine
2800 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara
FREE ADMISSION!

South Bay Recorder Society
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Monthly meeting, guest conductor Judith Linsenberg. New members and guests welcomed.
7:30–10PM
First Congregational Church of San Jose
1980 Hamilton Ave. (at Leigh), San Jose.
408-358-0878 or zilbrown@aol.com

Voices of Music repeats program of February 7.
“Let’s Dance!” Voices of Music presents the premiere of the San Francisco Baroque Dance Company, featuring dancers Caroline Copeland & Carlos Fittante.
8PM
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
3 Bayview Avenue, Belvedere.
$35/$30
415-260-4687 www.voicesofmusic.org

 Saturday, February 9

San Francisco Renaissance Voices
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“A Prelude to Valentine’s Day with Jarring Sounds.” Mezzo Danielle Reutter-Harrah and Adam Cockerham, guitar/lute, make up the duo Jarring Sounds, and present this captivating concert of music from the Renaissance through the 21st century.
7:30PM
Seventh Avenue Presbyterian Church
1329 Seventh Ave., San Francisco.
FREE

 Santa Cruz Baroque Festival
“Mandolino Barocco.” Hideki Yamaya, mandolino; with John Schneiderman, lute, perform a range of delightful music from the Filippo Dalla Casa Manuscript (1759, Bologna).
7:30PM
UC Santa Cruz Recital Hall
UCSC Campus, Santa Cruz.
$23/$17/$6/$3 ($3 parking charge)
831-457-9693 or www.scbaroque.org

Viola da Gamba Society/Pacifica Chapter
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Stanford Viol Workshop, led by John Dornenburg and others. A one-day workshop consisting of repertory and technique classes followed by a large group session to end the day.
9AM–4:30PM
Braun Music Center (Music Department)
Stanford University, Palo Alto.
jdrnbrg@saclink.csus.edu

 Voices of Music repeats program of February 7.
“Let’s Dance!” Voices of Music presents the premiere of the San Francisco Baroque Dance Company, featuring dancers Caroline Copeland & Carlos Fittante.
8PM
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell Street at Franklin, San Francisco.
$35/$30
415-260-4687 www.voicesofmusic.org

Sunday, February 10

San Francisco Bach Choir
Benefit & Reception. Join Artistic Director/harpsichordist Corey Jamason and mezzo-soprano Danielle Reutter-Harrah for an intimate recital of music by Purcell, Scarlatti, and F. Couperin, set against gorgeous views of the Bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. There’s no better way to warm up on a wintry Sunday afternoon! Limited number of seats available.
4:30PM
Conference Center at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco.
All tickets $50
sfbach.org/box-officebuy-tickets or 855-4SF-BACH

 Voices of Music repeats program of February 7.
“Let’s Dance!” Voices of Music presents the premiere of the San Francisco Baroque Dance Company, featuring dancers Caroline Copeland & Carlos Fittante.
7:30PM
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists
1606 Bonita Ave., Berkeley.
$35/$30
415-260-4687 www.voicesofmusic.org

WEKA Workshop with Davitt Moroney
Davitt_MoroneyUC Berkeley musicologist and early keyboard performer Davitt Moroney will offer a workshop for WEKA (Western Early Keyboard Association) on how to play ornaments in English keyboard music, especially compositions by Byrd and other composers in the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book. In addition to Kathy’s lovely  instruments, Professor Moroney will bring his John Phillips muselar virginals for the event. This is a combination lecture and master class.
1-5PM
The  home of Kathy Perl in San Francisco.
Please call Elaine Thornburgh at 415/387-6890 for further information and to RSVP.
FREE to WEKA members ($25 for non-members) and an additional fee for everyone of $25 to perform.

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