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Name of performers in the ensemble and the instruments they play:
Laura Heimes, soprano; Katherine Kyme, baroque violin and viola; Carla Moore, baroque violin; William Skeen, baroque cello; David Tayler, theorbo and baroque guitar; Hanneke van Proosdij, organ, harpsichord and recorder. Guest singers and musicians for larger programs.
Paragraph about the ensemble:
VOICES OF MUSIC, directed by David Tayler and Hanneke van Proosdij, is hailed for their passion, artistry and technical brilliance. Featuring some of the best performers in Early Music, the ensemble is dedicated to the idea of the voices of the individual musicians in performance. Performances are one on a part, with an emphasis on combining both instrumental and vocal styles of interpretation and ornamentation. Voices of Music is proud to be the first Early Music Ensemble in the United States to broadcast highlights of our concerts and recordings in High Definition video. With an online viewership of over 750,000, Voices of Music is one of the most popular early music ensembles in the world. Our CD recordings are available at Magnatune; www.Magnatune.com. Voices of Music is a non-profit organization since 2007 and is an affiliate of the San Francisco Early Music Society.
Educational/Outreach add-ons available:
Lectures, Master, Classes, Collegium Workshops
Titles of touring programs for 2012-13:
Music from the Royal Swedish Court. Cantatas and sonatas from the Dueben collection by Buxtehude, Schmelzer and Grandi. Capriccio Stravagante. Virtuoso violin music by Farina, Turini, Buonamente and Castello An Evening with Bach. Arias and chamber music of Johann Sebastian Bach
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