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CANCELLED: Yorkshire Baroque Soloists

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Live music at the National Centre for Early Music

£5 – £16

CANCELLED: Masumi Yamamoto

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Masumi Yamamoto was a prize winner at the International Harpsichord Competition in Bruges and holds a PhD from the University of York

£3 – £14

CANCELLED: University of York Baroque Ensemble

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Scottish airs meet concerti grossi from Italy as the University Baroque Ensemble rounds off Baroque Day

£3 – £16

The Music of Queen: Swingin’ In Concert

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

From Bohemian Rhapsody to We Are The Champions, be prepared for a fresh new take on these classic tracks.

£15

Tales of Kings and Queens

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

York Opera returns to the National Centre for Early Music in May 2020 with Tales of Kings and Queens - a selection of scenes from Mary Stuart by Donizetti, Merrie England by German, King Arthur by Purcell, and Macbeth by Verdi.

£12.50 – £16

CANCELLED: University of York Jazz Orchestra

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

The University Jazz Orchestra, under a guest director, presents its popular summer mix of standards and new compositions

£3 – £12

Broadening Horizons – A Song for Health

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Join Chris Bartram and Nicola Gill to discover more about this research and how the arts can improve your own health and wellbeing

Free

Tea Houses – Camellia Sinensis

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Creator Supriya Nagarajan uses her experience of synesthesia to explore the interplay between sound, sight, smell, taste, and touch.

£7

Richard Durrant Music For Midsummer

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Guitarist, composer and ukulele virtuoso Richard Durrant comes to the NCEM with his trademark blend of original guitar music, British flavoured folk, Bach’s 3rd Cello Suite played on ukulele and plenty of tales from the road

£6 – £16

Acoustic Triangle

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

The three members of Acoustic Triangle are equally at home in classical music and jazz, and their work seeks to blur the perceived boundaries between these genres.

£6 – £18

Rose Consort of Viols

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

No lyrics? No dance steps? Then you are free to let your imagination run riot, to create a fantasy that can plumb the depths of melancholy or leap for joy.

£6 – £20

Hubert Hazebroucq & Julien Martin

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Join us for an evening of enchantment as Telemann’s musical genius is reinterpreted by baroque dance specialist Hubert Hazebroucq – mixing together the grotesque Italian and French noble dance styles.

£6 – £25

BBC Radio 3 The Early Music Show

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Join us for a live broadcast of this popular show, presented by Hannah French, and meet selected guests from the 2020 Festival.

Preludes & Fugues: Part 4

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

The Well-Tempered Clavier – two books of preludes and fugues in all the major and minor keys – is the most famous example of Bach’s fascination with meticulously ordered collections of works

£6 – £16

Festival Artists 3

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

A concert for the York Chamber Music Festival

£15

Jean Toussaint 4tet

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Jean Toussaint brings his renowned quartet JT4 to the NCEM.

£5 – £18

Faustus

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Faustus, with their trademark powerhouse English folk, have spent much of the past two years researching and writing new material from the poetry of 1860s Lancashire Cotton Famine, resulting in powerful and moving new songs

£6 – £17

Chiaroscuro Quartet

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

For the listener, it is hopefully interesting to dive deep in to Mozart’s last quartets, a time of great struggle in his life, and to experience his imagination with colour and true melodic beauty.

£6 – £18

Unearth Repeat

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

Following on from the success of his Unfinished Violin project, Sam returns to the NCEM with a tour celebrating his new album.

£6 – £17

Lady Maisery

National Centre for Early Music St Margaret's Church Walmgate, York

In an unmissable collaboration, five of the English folk scene’s most inventive artists bring you Awake Arise – A Christmas Show for Our Times

£6 – £17