Tuesday, January 8
“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.
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
6633 Oakmont Drive, Santa Rosa.
Friday, January 11
Anthony Romaniuk, fortepiano
Music of Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven on an original Broadwood Fortepiano of 1805.
St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
1501 Washington, Albany.
510-528-1685 or firstname.lastname@example.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 email@example.com
Saturday–Sunday, January 12–13
Shira Kammen, Tish Berlin, and Peter Maund
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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, email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org