Amherst Early Music Festival

July 5-12, and July 12-19, 2015

Connecticut College, New London, CT

Directed by Frances Blaker

Music of Italy and Spainesias

Features of the 2015 Festival:

Week One, July 5-12, 2015

New! Choral Program
Directed by Kent Tritle

Baroque Academy
Directed by Saskia Coolen                                    

Baroque Opera: Handel's Il Pastor Fido  
Directed by Drew Minter, Conducted by Kevin Mallon

Recorder Boot Camp
Directed by Héloïse Degrugillier 

Historical Dance Program

Viol classes with Paolo Pandolfo

Week Two, July 12-19, 2015

English Country Dance Program: New London Assembly
Directed by Brad Foster

Lute Society of America Seminar

Ensemble Singing Intensive
Directed by Michael Barrett  

Recorder Seminar & Virtuoso Recorder
Directed by Gwyn Roberts

Features of the Festival also include

Music and Instrument Exhibition

Expanded Early Notation Program

Renaissance Reeds and Brass

Festival Concert Series

Viol and vielle