FESTIVAL ONLINE EVENTS July 6-11, 2020

Concerts and Convesations are free for everyone! If you will not be taking a Festival Class, just sign up for each concert you would like to attend by clicking on the concert title, and filling out a short sign up form. Class participants do not need to sign up for concerts! Go to any of your class webpages, and scroll down to the blue bar that says ‘Click here for Concerts and Events! If you are not taking a Festival class, and fill out the form on this page, the Zoom links will be sent out 24 hours in advance, (if you signed up early) and 30 minutes before concert time. See you at the Festival!

We gratefully acknowledge the generous gifts of our concert sponsors!

Monday, July 6, 5:00 pm EDT
Tibia at Home Recorder Duos by Landini, Ciconia, Telemann, and Blaker
Tibia: Frances Blaker & Letitia Berlin

This concert is sponsored by Mary Anne Tilney.

Tuesday, July 7, 5:00 pm EDT
Bottoms Up! Bach & Co. for Solo cello and bass viol
Phoebe Carrai, cello & Sarah Cunningham, bass viol

This concert is sponsored by Nancy Frederick.

Wednesday, July 8, 5:00 pm EDT
The Amherst Early Music Festival ONLINE AUCTION & Mini-Concert
This year's snack-sized affair still promises to satisfy with some trademark roasting and toasting.

The auction is sponsored by Mark Lepori.

Thursday, July 9, 5:00 pm EDT
Fancy Homebodies Ornamented Sonatas by Babell, Blavet, Picccinini and Mancini -- four non-traveling musicians -- for flute, recorder and theorbo
Gwyn Roberts, flute, recorder & Richard Stone, lute

This concert is sponsored by Peter and Joan Faber.

Friday, July 10, 5:00 pm EDT
Music at Home Works by Purcell, Bach, and Benda
Peter Sykes harpsichord, clavichord, spinet 

This concert is sponsored by Helen McConnell.

Saturday, July 11, 11:00 am EDT
A Tall Tale From a Self-Absorbed Singer Oswald von Wolkenstein (1377-1445) and his autobiographical masterpiece, 'Es fugt sich’
Benjamin Bagby & Lawrence Rosenwald

This concert is sponsored by Monika Otter.

Saturday, July 11, 1:00 pm EDT
Délices de la Solitude A Duo of Reeds and Keys
Wouter Verschuren Baroque bassoon & Kathryn Cok harpsichord

This concert is sponsored by Peter Braunfield, Mary Maarbjerg, Karen Nebelkopf, Richard Pace, and Mary Ellen Reed.

Saturday, July 11, 5:00 pm EDT
World Music Influences
Glen Velez percussion & Loire Cotler voice

This concert is sponsored by Margaret Cowden and Janet Zaleon, and by Robert Morris and Pat Hanley in memory of Arlene Hanley.

Joins us for two class sessions a day, Concerts, Lectures, the AEM Online Auctions as well as the 2020-21 Virtual Music & Instrument Exhibition!
If you are taking a class, there is no need to register for concerts, see your class webpage, scroll down to the blue bar where it says 'Click here for Concerts and Events'!