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Jan 28th at 8pm - PartheniaWilliam Byrd - A Life in Music Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 8pm The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields487 Hudson Street in Manhattan Works by the Elizabethan master for viols and voices with guest vocalists Michele Kennedy, Eric Brenner, Tim Keele...Feb 5th at 3pm - PomeriumPOMERIUM Alexander Blachly, directorSPRING CONCERTMusical Games, Puzzles, and Riddles of the RenaissanceSunday, February 5, 20173 pmChurch of St. Ignatius of Antioch552 West End AvenueEntrance on West 87th StreetManhattanTickets:$30 General Admissio...
GEMS Receives 3 NYSCA Grants for Sponsored ProjectsAmong GEMS' activities is providing fiscal sponsorship to twelve early music ensembles and organizations in New York. Our services to these groups include donation processing, financial transactions, and grant application and management. We are delig...Early Handel Operas are Current AgainRead distinguished New York Times critic James R. Oestreich's article about early opera (and the early music scene in NYC). We're delighted that Mr. Oestreich acknowledged our achievement of a primary mission of GEMS. He wrote: "New York a hotbed of ...New York City Early Music on the BBCThe BBC produced two program(me)s about New York City’s burgeoning early music community. GEMS Executive Director Gene Murrow was interviewed at the start to “set the scene,” followed by interviews with several early music directors in the City...