Historically informed performance
Historically informed performance (also referred to as period performance, authentic performance, or HIP) is an approach to the performance of Western music and theater. Within this approach, the perf...
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Early music festivals
Early music festivals is a generic term for musical festivals focused on music before Beethoven, or including Historically informed performance of later works. The increase in the number of music fest...
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Nox Illuminata
Nox Illuminata is a series of international music festivals established in Basel, Switzerland, since 2004, and in Sankt Pölten, Austria, since 2009. It combines traditional European early music with ...
Alamire (consort)
Alamire is an English vocal consort specialising in medieval and Renaissance music, both secular and religious. It was founded by David Skinner in 2005, and very swiftly won praise for the quality and...
Collegium Marianum
Collegium Marianum is a Prague-based Czech early music orchestra founded in 1997 by the flautist Jana Semerádová. Semerádová is also programme director of the Prague concert cycle Baroque Soirées and ...
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La Nef
La Nef (in French wikt:nef means the nave of a ship or church, or a medieval boat) is a French-Canadian early music performance group founded in Quebec in 1991. The founding members were Sylvain Berge...
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Laus Polyphoniae
Laus Polyphoniae is the summer edition of the Festival van Vlaanderen (Festival of Flanders)-Antwerp. Since 1994 this early music and polyphony festival takes place in the last weeks of August.Every e...
List of period instruments
In the historically informed performance movement, musicians perform classical music using restored or replicated versions of the instruments for which it was originally written. Often performances b...
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Hana Blažíková
Hana Blažíková (born 2 December 1980) is a Czech soprano and harpist. She is a leading interpreter of Baroque, Medieval and Renaissance music.
Born in Prague, Blažíková earned a degree in music an...
Hortus Musicus
Hortus Musicus is an Estonian ensemble that was established in 1972 by Andres Mustonen, a violin student of the Tallinn State Conservatory. Hortus Musicus specialises in performing early music, includ...
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L'Armonia Sonora
L'Armonia Sonora is a Netherlands early music group led by the gambist Mieneke van der Velden.The ensemble's first three releases appeared on the Ramée label were critically well received by BBC Music...
Early Music Revival
The general discussion of how to perform music from ancient or earlier times did not become an important subject of interest until the 19th century, when Europeans began looking to ancient culture gen...
Orlando Consort
The Orlando Consort is a British vocal consort which is best known for performing renaissance choral music one voice to a part. The Consort was founded in 1988 as part of the activities of the Early M...
Egidius Kwartet
The Egidius Kwartet is a Dutch vocal ensemble specialising in the music of the Franco-Flemish school, in particular of the Habsburgs, Margaret of Austria, governor of the Netherlands and her court at ...
Angelo Ephrikian
Angelo Ephrikian (October 20, 1913 – October 30, 1982) was an Italian musicologist and violinist of Armenian descent. His daughter, Laura Ephrikian, is an actress.Angelo Ephrikian was born in Treviso,...
Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music
The London Festival of Baroque Music (formerly the Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music) is an annual music festival held in London.
The London Festival of Baroque Music was founded as the Lufthans...
La Grande Chapelle
La Grande Chapelle is a Spanish vocal and instrumental ensemble of early sacred music, founded in 2005. Their name was taken from the musical chapel from Burgundy, where musicians like Nicolás Gombert...
Blue Heron Renaissance Choir
Blue Heron Renaissance Choir (Blue Heron) is a vocal ensemble that presents live performances based on the study of original source materials and historical performance practice. Blue Heron’s principa...
Asteria Medievale
Asteria is a vocal ensemble that specializes in historically informed performances of medieval and renaissance music, based on extensive research with original source material. Their repertoire is an...
Ars Nova Singers
Ars Nova Singers is an a cappella choral group based in Boulder, Colorado, USA. Founded in 1986 by Artistic Director Thomas Edward Morgan, Ars Nova is composed of forty selectively auditioned all-volu...
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London Classical Players
The London Classical Players (LCP) was a British orchestra that specialized in music following historically informed performance (HIP) practices and orchestral performances on period musical instrumen...
Concerto Palatino
The Concerto Palatino was a wind ensemble and important civic institution in Bologna associated with San Petronio. The band performed morning and evening concerts in the city.The Concerto Palatino beg...
Modo Antiquo
Federico Maria Sardelli is an Italian conductor, Historicist composer, musicologist and flautist. He is the founder of the baroque orchestra Modo Antiquo and has made more than forty recordings as sol...
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Capella Regia
Capella Regia Prague, formerly Capella Regia Musicalis, is a Czech early music ensemble founded in 1992 by Robert Hugo. The name Capella Regia Musicalis was in reference to a famous 1693 Czech collect...
Ensemble für frühe Musik Augsburg
The Ensemble für frühe Musik Augsburg is a German early music ensemble founded in 1977 and specializing in medieval music. The ensemble is regarded as "renowned" in Germany.The founding members are Ha...
Ensemble Clément Janequin
The Ensemble Clément Janequin is a French early music ensemble founded in 1978 and specializing in the chansons of the Renaissance and early Baroque.The founder, and leader, is the countertenor Domini...
Les Sacqueboutiers
Les Sacqueboutiers, formerly Les Saqueboutiers de Toulouse, are French early music wind and brass ensemble founded in 1976 by Jean-Pierre Canihac and Jean-Pierre Mathieu at Toulouse. They play the cor...
Drolls
Drolls is a Russian early music ensemble formed in 1999 and playing its own interpretation of Medieval and Renaissance music. Their repertoire includes music and songs from across the Europe. The name...
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Spielleyt
Freiburger Spielleyt is a Swiss medieval music ensemble based in Freiburg, Germany, founded in 1990. "Spielleyt" is an archaic spelling of Spielleute, the German for medieval players.The members of th...