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  • Dec 13, 14, 16 & 17 - Trinity Church Messiah
    Handel's Messiah Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 7:30pm (Sold Out)Friday, December 14, 2018 at 7:30pm (Sold Out)Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 3pm (Sold Out)Monday, December 17, 2018 at 7:30pm (Sold Out)St. Paul's ChapelBroadway and Fu...
    Sat, Jan 19 at 7:30pm - Byron Schenkman recital
    Scarlatti and the Golden Age of the Harpsichord We celebrate the release of Byron Schenkman's new Scarlatti CD with this program of virtuoso harpsichord music from the High Baroque, including luscious suites by Boismortier, Couperin, and Duphly, int...

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  • Parthenia Holiday Gifts
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    Music Libraries for Sale
      We have two libraries from Lucy Cross and Celine Karraker and are making them available to the general public as a benefit for GEMS. As we've been going through some of the materials, we have come across a number of interesting memorabilia, ...
    Tickets for sale!
    Tickets are now for sale on our website for the following concerts/series: Abendmusik 2018-2019 Season ARTEK 2018-2019 Season Mannes Baroque Chamber Players - Sat, Dec 1 Juilliard415 in Wilton, CT - Sun, Dec 2 Parthenia 2018-2019 Season Trinity...

GEMS is a non-profit corporation that supports and promotes the artists and organizations in New York devoted to early music— the music of the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, and early Classical periods.