Sunday–Saturday, October 27–November 2

Hidden Valley Early Music Road Scholar
Weeklong workshop for adult recorder and viol players of all who play at intermediate to advanced levels. Harpsichordists also are welcome. Four daily classes, morning exercise/dance, impromptu group playing, as well as evening events including a faculty concert each week and a student concert each Friday evening. Faculty are Letitia Berlin (director), Frances Blaker, Louise Carslake & Claudia Gantivar, recorders; and Mary Springfels, viols.
Hidden Valley Institute for the Arts in Carmel Valley.
For more information contact Peter Meckel at hvms@aol.com or 831-659-3115. $827 To register by telephone, call Road Scholar Registration toll-free at 1-800-454-5768 and ask for program number 6254RJ.

Friday, November 1

East Bay Chapter, ARS
Monthly playing session, Shira Kammen guest conductor. New members and guests welcome.
7:30–10PM
Zion Lutheran Church
5201 Park Blvd., Oakland.
www.eastbayrecorders.org, 510-483-8675 or 415-472-6367

SFEMS presents Archetti Baroque String Ensemble
archetti_instruments_72“Masters of the Italian Concerto in England” Carla Moore, Jolie von Einem, David Wilson & Alicia Yang, violins; Anthony Martin, viola; Elisabeth Reed, cello; John Dornenburg, violone; Davitt Moroney, organ & harpsichord, perform concerti grossi by Arcangelo Corelli, George Frideric Handel, Francesco Geminiani, Charles Avison, and Pieter Hellendaal. Also, Handel’s Concerto in F for Organ and Strings “The Cuckoo and the Nightingale,” Davitt Moroney organist.
8PM First Lutheran Church
600 Homer at Webster, Palo Alto.
$35/$30/$28
510-528-1725 or www.sfems.org

Saturday, November 2

SFEMS repeats Archetti program of November 1.
archetti_instruments_72“Masters of the Italian Concerto in England” Carla Moore, Jolie von Einem, David Wilson & Alicia Yang, violins; Anthony Martin, viola; Elisabeth Reed, cello; John Dornenburg, violone; Davitt Moroney, organ & harpsichord, perform concerti grossi by Arcangelo Corelli, George Frideric Handel, Francesco Geminiani, Charles Avison, and Pieter Hellendaal. Also, Handel’s Concerto in F for Organ and Strings “The Cuckoo and the Nightingale,” Davitt Moroney organist.
7:30PM
St. John’s Presbyterian Church
2727 College Ave. (at Garber), Berkeley.
$35/$30/$28
510-528-1725 or www.sfems.org

Musical Waves House Concert Series
Elaine Thornburgh, harpsichord
“Tuneful Variations” – music of Byrd, Sweelinck and Frescobaldi
7:30PM
$20 tickets for performance and reception
Visit http://www.musicalwavessf.com to order tickets

Sunday, November 3

SFEMS repeats Archetti program of November 1.
archetti_instruments_72“Masters of the Italian Concerto in England” Carla Moore, Jolie von Einem, David Wilson & Alicia Yang, violins; Anthony Martin, viola; Elisabeth Reed, cello; John Dornenburg, violone; Davitt Moroney, organ & harpsichord, perform concerti grossi by Arcangelo Corelli, George Frideric Handel, Francesco Geminiani, Charles Avison, and Pieter Hellendaal. Also, Handel’s Concerto in F for Organ and Strings “The Cuckoo and the Nightingale,” Davitt Moroney organist.
4PM
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell St., San Francisco.
$35/$30/$28
510-528-1725 or www.sfems.org

Musical Waves House Concert Series
Elaine Thornburgh, harpsichord
“Tuneful Variations” – music of Byrd, Sweelinck and Frescobaldi
2:00PM
$20 tickets for performance and reception
Visit http://www.musicalwavessf.com to order tickets

Sunday–Saturday, November 3–9

Hidden Valley Early Music Road Scholar (see October 27)
The second week’s faculty are Letitia Berlin, Frances Blaker, Justin Godoy, recorders; Julie Jeffrey, viols; and Shira Kammen, early strings.