Tuesday, January 8

Sonoma Bach
“Ready, Set, Sing!” A series of 4 classes (January 8, 15, 22, & February 5), taught by internationally recognized countertenor Christopher Fritzsche, focusing on improving individual vocal technique for ensemble singers. Pre-registration at www.sonomabach.org is required.
Center for Spiritual Living, Santa Rosa.
$75-$100. cheryl@sonomabach.org

 Wednesday, January 9

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

Thursday, January 10

Oakmont Concert Series presents Musica Pacifica

Berger Hall
6633 Oakmont Drive, Santa Rosa.
www.oakmontconcertseries.org, 707-539-3379

Friday, January 11

Anthony Romaniuk, fortepiano
Music of Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven on an original Broadwood Fortepiano of
St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
1501 Washington, Albany.
510-528-1685 or info@musicsources.org

South Bay Recorder Society
Monthly meeting, guest conductor Glen Shannon. New members and guests welcomed.
First Congregational Church of San Jose
1980 Hamilton Ave. (at Leigh), San Jose.
408-358-0878 or zilbrown@aol.com

Saturday–Sunday, January 12–13

Shira Kammen, Tish Berlin, and Peter Maund
January 2013 workshop flyer
Workshop on Medieval, Renaissance, and traditional music. Classes on improvisation, percussion and other topics. Singers and instrumentalists welcome.
10AM–6PM January 12
1:30–6PM January 13
Arlington Community Church
52 Arlington Ave., Kensington.
$215 (200 with early registration).
510-882-1169 or tishberlin@sbcglobal.net for registration form.

Saturday, January 12

Viola da Gamba Society/Pacifica Chapter
Monthly consort playing with guest coach Mary Springfels. Players of all levels welcome.
Hillside Swedenborgian Community Church
1422 Navellier Street, El Cerrito.
Newcomers please phone ahead. 510-531-1471, mark_bach8@hotmail.com

Sunday, January 13

Allison Zelles Lloyd, soprano and harp; Shira Kammen, vielle and harp; Tish Berlin, recorder and douçaine; Frances Blaker, recorder and hammered dulcimer).
Debut concert featuring music of 14th- and 15th-c. France, including works of Machaut, Solage, and Binchois.
St. Mary Magdalen Parish
2005 Berryman St., Berkeley
$25/20. 510-882-1169 or tishberlin@sbcglobal.net