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Stroud Green Early Music Festival, Play Day Saturday 10th June and concert Friday 16th June 2017

May 20th, 2017  |  by  |  published in FEATURE, HIGHLIGHTS | Leave A Comment »

Stroud Green Early Music Festival, Play Day Saturday 10th June and concert Friday 16th June 2017

RECORDER WORKSHOP WITH ROSELYN MAYNARD AND GAIL MACLEOD OF CONSORTIUM5 (FAMILY FRIENDLY) Saturday 10th June | 2pm – 5pm | £10 (£5 concs & under 18s) Holy Trinity Church [Map] Dust off that recorder and come and join us! Do your children play recorder? Did you learn the recorder at school? Participants will be divided […]

Stoke Newington Early Music Festival, Friday 7th July 2017, 7.30pm

May 18th, 2016  |  by  |  published in FEATURE, HIGHLIGHTS | Leave A Comment »

Stoke Newington Early Music Festival, Friday 7th July 2017, 7.30pm

Europe’s Musical Migrants:  Musicians have long moved between, beyond and despite borders. Consortium5 celebrate composers of Renaissance and Baroque Europe who struck out in search of study, support, expertise and inspiration. Including works by Victoria, Dowland, Bassano and Handel. Venue: The Old Church, Clissold Park, London, N16 Time: 7.30pm Tickets and further information: www.stokenewingtonearlymusic.org.uk

Praise for ‘As our sweet Cords with Discords mixed be’!

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Praise for ‘As our sweet Cords with Discords mixed be’!

‘Think of a solitary organist producing sounds of the sweetest, mellowest delicacy and you’ll get the measure of this beautiful recording.’ Will Yeoman, Limelight: Australia’s Classical Music Magazine, December 2015   ‘It is a set of ten Bassano recorders made by Adriano Breukink which Consortium5 use to good effect in this recording. A whole CD […]

New Album Release: ‘As our sweet Cords with Discords mixed be’

September 12th, 2014  |  by  |  published in FEATURE, HIGHLIGHTS, PROJECTS | Comments Off on New Album Release: ‘As our sweet Cords with Discords mixed be’

New Album Release: ‘As our sweet Cords with Discords mixed be’

We are delighted to announce the release of our second album, and our first to feature music of the English Renaissance, the heyday for the recorder consort and for the five part consort in particular. This stunning music remains exceptional today for the complexity of the composition, the emotional intensity of the writing and the subtlety […]