List of past NEEMF events

Sat, 13 Jan 2018

NEEMF choral workshop, Victoria Requiem, led by John Dunford at Garforth, near Leeds. More details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 10 Feb 2018

NEEMF workshop, Bach at A = 415, for singers and instrumentalists, led by Eric Cross at Whitley Bay. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018

NEEMF workshop, Fifteenth-Century Music & Dance with Gaita, Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate, Darlington DL2 7NB. Details and an application form on the NEEMF workshops page of this website.

Sun, 29 Apr 2018

NEEMF annual 'day out' at Temple Newsam, Leeds, a day for all of us to enjoy a variety of performances by NEEMF members and friends throughout the day in this magnificent house. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 5 May 2018

NEEMF workshop, Les Grands Motets, large-scale sacred works by Lully and Rameau, led by Aljosa ‘Josh’ Skorja. this workshop is for singers and players of strings (vln, vla, vlc, db, lower viols), flutes, recorders, oboes, bassoons, cornetts, sackbuts, continuo, theorbo. Details and an application form on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 9 Jun 2018

NEEMF workshop for small unaccompanied vocal groups led by Deborah Catterall. More details and an application form on the NEEMF workshop page of this site.

Sun, 8 Jul 2018

NEEMF workshop, Gabrieli and friends, led by Alison Kinder: A polychoral workshop for singers and instruments, including viols, the violin family, brass and woodwind including recorders. More details and an application form on the NEEMF workshop page of this site.

Sat, 29 Sep 2018

NEEMF workshop - From verse anthems to consort songs: an untutored day of music for voices and viols, Clements Hall, York. Details and an application form on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 27 Oct 2018

NEEMF AGM and workshop, A Briton in Brussels, conducted by John Bryan. Motets and madrigals for voices and instruments together, with a dance or two for instruments alone, by Peter Philips (c.1560-1628). Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 10 Nov 2018

NEEMF workshop for singers and instrumentalists with Peter Syrus. 'Seven' - Lassus, Tallis, Sheppard, Wert, Pipelare, Sutton, Pevernage - seven composers, all represented by 7-part music. Each item has a fascinating story to tell, generally relating to some aspect of number symbolism.
St Bartholomew's Church Hall, Station Road, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 8YY. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 8 Dec 2018

NEEMF workshop, Before Hymns Ancient and Modern, West Gallery Music for voices and instruments, St Andrew's Church Hall, Newmarket Street, Skipton. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 12 Jan 2019

NEEMF workshop, Purcell at A=415. A day for singers and instrumentalists led by George Kennaway, St Benedict’s RC Church, Garforth. LS25 1PX, 10am-4pm. More details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 16 Feb 2019

NEEMF workshop, Majesty and Magnificence: Andrea Gabrieli and Orlande de Lassus with James Weeks. St Hilda's Church Hall, Thornleigh Road, West Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3ET. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 9 Mar 2019

NEEMF workshop, 'Piper, strike up!', a workshop on playing for dancing at Clements Hall, York led by de Mowbray's Musicke. Details and application form on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sun, 14 Apr 2019

The NEEMF annual playing 'day out' at Temple Newsam House, Leeds. A day when NEEMF members and their friends perform for the public in this splendid setting. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.
Sun 28 Apr 2019

NEEMF annual Northern Playing Day at The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle. An opportunity for the public to hear NEEMF members and their friends perform in this most magnificent of museums.

Sun, 14 Apr 2019

The NEEMF Northern performing day out at the Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, a day when groups of musicians and singers play for the public in the wonderful setting of the Bowes Museum. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 4 May 2019

NEEMF workshop, Peter Holman - English Coronation Anthems by John Blow and Henry Purcell, for voices, strings and continuo. A= 415.

The workshop is open to voices (SATB) and players of violin, viola and cello, Baroque players particularly welcome. We shall play @ A= 415. There are also parts for a lutenist, theorbo player and a bass viol as continuo. A competent keyboard player who can read figured bass is also sought. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 8 Jun 2019

NEEMF workshop, Orlande de Lassus: Missa Osculetur Me. A workshop for voices and instruments led by John Dunford, Clements Hall, York. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sun, 16 Jun 2019

A NEEMF playing day in the East Riding. NEEMF members and their friends will play for the public at Burton Constable Hall, Skirlaugh, East Yorkshire, HU11 4LN, a truly gorgeous Elizabethan mansion which incorporates parts of much earlier buildings.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019

NEEMF workshop: From monophony to polyphony: playing and singing in the medieval style with Ian Pittaway. A workshop for singers and instrumentalists led by Ian Pittaway, Friends Meeting House, Darlington. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

Sat, 21 Sep 2019

NEEMF workshop, Four-part Lute Songs, led by Jacob Heringman in Shadwell, near Leeds, in conjunction with The Lute Society. Details on the Neemf workshop page of this website.

Sat, 19 Oct 2019

NEEMF AGM and workshop: Polyhymnia Caduceatrix et Panegyrica. Large-scale motets from Praetorius’s seminal collection of 1619 - a workshop for voices and instruments led by David Hatcher, Clements Hall, York. Details on the NEEMF workshop page of this website.

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Sun, 17 Nov 2019

jogreenyork@gmail.com

A gentle introduction to the art of improvisation, ornamentation and decoration in the manner of the great 16th- and 17th-century improvisation masters led by Paula Chateauneuf. You will learn some basic techniques which can be plugged in to a given situation.

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