Harpsichord Clearing House
at the Boston Early Music Festival & Exhibition,
June 14 to 17, 2017

Associated with the Boston Early Music Festival since its inception in 1981,
we were again honored to continue sponsorship.


HCH Concerts at BEMF:The WIP V Series
Our free concerts featured some of the finest players involved in early music today:

Wednesday 14th June 1:00 pm
Harpsichord Clearing House. Works in Progress Series V.
“The New Heroes” Eunji Lee, harpsichord, with the Vates Consort. Solo harpsichord works by Le Roux, instrumental works by J.S. Bach, Barrière, and Rameau. FREE - Library 5th Floor, Marriott Courtyard Boston Downtown Hotel. Please join us for a fantastic program. For information call or text 774 210 0476 or 508 493 5944 Light refreshments follow the performance.

 

Thursday 15th June 1:00 pm and 1:45pm
Harpsichord Clearing House. Works in Progress Series V. “The New Heroes”
1:00 pm - Concert #1 – Patrick Merrill, harpsichord, program includes solo harpsichord works by Frescobaldi, D’Anglebert, and J.S. Bach.
1:45 pm - Concert #2 – Kyle Collins, harpsichord with Trio Amaranti. “Carnival - Dances Across Time” includes solo harpsichord works by Byrd, J.S. Bach, Hirabayashi, and Angle, with instrumental works by Antonio Vivaldi. FREE - Library 5th Floor, Marriott Courtyard Boston Downtown Hotel. For more information call or text 774 210 0476 or 508 493 5944 Light refreshments follow the Collins performance.

Friday 16th June 12:00 pm
Harpsichord Clearing House. Works in Progress Series V. “The New Heroes”
Mylène Bélanger, solo harpsichord performance. Acclaimed by the New York Times as “displaying a fluent, agile technique… rich and vital performances....that genuinely astound.” “Carnival - Vertigo” includes solo harpsichord works by Royer, Rameau, J.S. Bach, and Soler. Dazzling and not to be missed. FREE - Library 5th Floor, Marriott Courtyard Boston Downtown. For more information call or text 774 210 0476 or 508 493 5944 Buffet Luncheon to follow the performance.

Saturday 17th June 9:00 – 11:00 am
Harpsichord Clearing House. Works in Progress Series V. Masterclass Harpsichord Masterclass with Edward Parmentier, Professor Emeritus, harpsichord, early music, and early music ensembles, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. FREE - Library 5th Floor Marriott Courtyard Boston Downtown. This class is open to the public, all BEMF attendees and all levels of proficiency. For more information call or text 774 210 0476 or 508 493 5944

 

 

 

 

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