Please note, that due to current restrictions all concerts to date have been cancelled or postponed. As restrictions are lifted do check with the venue before setting out, we cannot at the moment guarantee that those shown here will in fact take place.

NEXT CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSIONS TO THE CONCERT DIARY WILL BE:  tbc

The Society publishes this monthly Diary of recitals involving the harpsichord which take place in the UK. Please keep us informed of any such events – especially those taking place in the area where you live.  This will be a great help and much appreciated by our Diary Secretary, please send full details info@harpsichord.org.uk

RED DATE indicates solo harpsichord or harpsichord duo recital

2020

WEDNESDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER at 12.00 noon
Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, Guildford GU4 7RT
Duo Hesperi
Mary-Jannet Leith – recorders
Thomas Allery – harpsichord
‘There Goes London’s Musical Coalman’
 Pepusch, Handel, William Babell, Giuseppe Sammartini, Francesco Geminiani
John Banister, Gottfried Finger, Philip Hart and James Paisible
Tickets £16  Please read our COVID risk reduction statement 
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatchlands-park

TUESDAY 20th OCTOBER at 19:30
Wigmore Hall, London, W1U 2BP
Complete Keyboard Works of Bach Recital Series
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)
Programme to be announced

THURSDAY 22nd OCTOBER at 12.00 noon
Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, Guildford GU4 7RT
Alison Bury – baroque violin
John Dornenburg – bass violin
Malcolm Proud – harpsichord
Music by Marais, d’Anglebert & Leclair
Tickets £16  Please read our COVID risk reduction statement
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatchlands-park

TUESDAY 7th NOVEMBER at 18.30
Raynham Hall, Fakenham Norfolk NR21 7EP
From London to Venice
Matthew Wadsworth theorbo & lute, Julia Doyle soprano & Nathaniel Mander harpsichord
From 17th century London the wonderfully fused song, art and poetry of John Dowland and Henry Purcell and from Venice, exquisite masterpieces by three of the most daring composers of the time; Francesca Caccini, Claudio Monteverdi and Barbara Strozzi. Together with a sizzling early C18th intervention by Nathaniel Mander on the harpsichord which will have you sitting on the edge of your seats.
https://www.raynhamrecitals.co.uk/recitals
http://www.nathanielmander.com/concerts/2020/10/10/recital-raynham-hall

TUESDAY 10th NOVEMBER at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
TOM FOSTER harpsichord
‘Handel’s Influencers’
Froberger Zachow Mattheson Gottlieb Muffat Handel
Tickets: £15, Tel: 0207 399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/

TUESDAY 8th DECEMBER at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
ANHAD ARORA harpsichord
‘Conversing with Style’
Bach Frescobaldi F Couperin
Tickets: £15, Tel: 0207 399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/

2021

TUESDAY 12th JANUARY 2021- 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
RÓZA BENE harpsichord
‘Suites in G minor’
The high-baroque suites and a toccata by three of the greatest baroque composers, Handel, Bach and Buxtehude. A programme showing various shades and characteristics of the key of G minor, letting us hear what could have been “the essence of g minor” three hundred years ago.
Tickets: £15, Tel: 0207 399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/events/suites-g-minor/

TUESDAY 9th FEBRUARY 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
NATHANIEL MANDER harpsichord
J S Bach ‘Goldberg Variations’
Tickets £15, Tel. 020 7399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/

TUESDAY 9th MARCH 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
Daccapo Duo LUIGI ACCARDO & ENRICO BISSOLO 2 harpsichords
‘For Two to Play’ J C & J S Bach and F Couperin
Tickets £15, Tel. 020 7399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/

TUESDAY 13th APRIL 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
CORINA MARTI harpsichord
‘Bach to Renaissance’ Polish Renaissance music & J S Bach
Tickets £15, Tel. 020 7399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/

WEDNESDAY 21st APRIL 2021 at 19:30
Wigmore Hall, London, W1U 2BP
Complete Keyboard Works of Bach Recital Series
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)
Programme to be announced.

TUESDAY 11th May 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
ASAKO OGAWA harpsichord
‘Souvenir de Lully’
Handel, D’Anglebert, Muffat, Fischer
Tickets £15, Tel. 020 7399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/events/souvenir-of-lully/

TUESDAY 8th JUNE 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
DuoChord- EMER BUCKLEY and JOCHEWED SCHWARZ
‘A Berlin Salon with a French Accent’
An imaginary musical evening in late 18th century Berlin at the salon of Sara Itzig,
a talented keyboard player and favourite pupil of Wilhelm Friedemann Bach.

Music by J S & W F Bach and F Couperin
Tickets: £15, Tel: 0207 399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/events/a-berlin-salon/

TUESDAY 13th JULY 2021 at 18.30
Handel and Hendrix, 25 Brook St London W1 4HB
BRITISH HARPSICHORD SOCIETY RECITAL
APOLLINE KHOU harpsichord
‘Bach in England’ Bach, Byrd, Lawes, Gibbons and Purcell
Tickets £15, Tel. 020 7399 1953
https://handelhendrix.org/whats-on/