Sunday, September 28, 2014

4:00  Tesserae Tiki Fund Raiser.  Tesserae will host a Tiki themed fundraiser at the home of Alan Smart and Michael Uhlenkott.  A Tesserae performance will be accompanied by Tiki drinks and Thai appetisers.  Tickets are $80 with all proceeds used for helping fund Tesserae’s concerts and outreach initiatives.  Please make a reservation by either going to or calling Alexandra at 626-818-3163.

4:00  Los Angeles Recorder Orchestra (LARO).  Selections from LARO’s 10 years of concerts including Mozart’s Magic Flute Overture, Glinkak’s Russlan and Ludmila Overture, and works by Arcadelet, Ivess, Warlock, and others.  LARO’s 30 member ensemble will be playing many sizes of recorder ranging from the 9 inch Sopranino to the the 8 foot SubContraBass.  There will also be a play-along piece for those who wish to bring their own recorders and stands.  Refreshments afterwards.  St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 1231 East Chapman Ave., Fullerton. For further information go to or call Tom Axworthy at 562-773-2265.  Concert is free.  Donations appreciated.




Friday, October 3, 2014

7:30  San Diego Early Music Society:  New York Polyphony.  The Grammy-nominated vocal ensemble New York Polyphony opens its season with a program centered on Victoria’s  Missa 'O quam gloriosum' and works by Guerrero, Morales,  and Palestrina.  St James-by-the-Sea, 743, Prospect St, La Jolla CA 92037 Tickets:  $10 to $35  For more Information:  619-291-8246


Sunday, October 5, 2014

2:00 p.m. St. George Early Music Ensemble and The Wessex Consort present “God Save the Queen: Renaissance songs, madrigals, and dances in praise of Queen Elizabeth I will be presented by a mixed ensemble of singers and instrumentalists in Elizabethan costume and context.  First United Methodist Church of Whittier, 13222 Bailey Street, Whittier, CA 90601.  Free concert presented as part of the Pollyanne Baxter Memorial Concert Series.  For more information, call (562) 698-0022 or visit .


Wednesday, October 8, 2014

2:00  Recorder Players West.  Recorder Players West under the direction of Inga Funck will start group classes continuing through December 10.  Separate classes will be held for intermediate players (2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.) and for advanced players (3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.)  Tuidion is $180 for one class and $280 for both classes.  Printed music is $6 for either class.  To enroll, please use a check made out to Recorder Players West and mail it to Vera J. Hirtz, 434 N. Bowling Green Way, Los Angeles, CA 90049-2820.  For further information, call either Vera at 310-472-5781 or Inga at 309-0602.


Friday, October 10, 2014

8:00  USC Thornton Baroque Sinfonia, Adam Gilbert director: Intimate Gems of the German Baroque.  A concert explores music of the German High B  For more Information go to:


aroque featuring works by Schein, Telemann, and others.  Selections from Tafelmusik, Kammermusik, Kirchenmusik.  Newman Recital Hall, USC.  Free.