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2016 Fringe Calendar

One of the most exciting and varied components of every Berkeley Festival is The Fringe, a series of self-produced concerts by soloists and ensembles from around the world. Please note that Fringe events are independently produced and priced. Tickets are available at the door or directly from the artists.

Check the calendar listings below for detailed concert information, artist bios and programs.

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Sunday, June 5, 2016

JUNIOR RECORDER SOCIETY & BARBARY COAST RECORDER ORCHESTRAJRS-BFX-2016
Morning Song, Evening Hymn: Music To Awaken And Inspire 

12:00 PM
BAMPFA (Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive)
2155 Center St, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 9472
FREE Admission
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ASHWORTH, BAUM, JONES AND MOSS
Heinrich Schutz – Kleine geistliche Konzerte

1-2:00 PM
ST. MARY MAGDALENE
2005 Berryman Street, Berkeley, CA
Admission by donation – suggested donation of $20.00 
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LIAISON
The Nature of Love

1-2:00 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 General, $10 Student.
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NUOVO BAROCCO with Composer Sheli Nan
An Oratorio for our Time – Last Stop Cafe

2:00 PM
BERKELEY CITY CLUB, The Drawing Room– 2315 Durant Avenue, between Ellsworth and Dana
Tickets available at the door. Prices: $20. SFEMS,WEKA,EMA members, $25. General, $30. Preferred Seating
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THE HANDEL OPERA PROJECT & BERKELEY CHAMBER OPERA
Abduction from the Seraglio by W. A, Mozart

7:30-10:15 PM
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE ORG. AT UNIVERSITY HALL, 2601 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Prices: $30 General, $10 Students. 

Monday, June 6, 2016

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PHILIP MANWELL
The Organ Mass – Part I

11:00 AM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH – 2300 Bancroft Way
Tickets available at the door. Price: $10
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Janine Johnson

JANINE JOHNSON & YUKO TANAKA
Bach Harpsichord Concertos

11:00 AM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20/$15
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BRODO PEARCE DUO
The Berlin School Sonatas For Viola(s) da gamba and Continuo

11:30-12:30 PM
BERKELEY PIANO CLUB
2724 Haste Street, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door., Price: $12/$10.
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New Beginnings

12-1 PM
ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA CHAPEL
2316 Bowditch St, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. FREE Admission.
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CALEXTONE
Celestial Solace for the Soul: Medieval & Renaissance music relating to the Sun, Moon & Stars

2-3:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door.

FLAUTI DIVERSI
My Funny Valentine

4-5:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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“Ordo Virtutum” by Hildegard von Bingen

4 PM & 6 PM
BERKELEY CITY CLUB
2315 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door or at https://ordovirtutum.eventbrite.com. Price: $20 General Admission, $10 Student.
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BERKELEY BAROQUE STRINGS
A Potpourri of Baroque Favorites

6:00 PM
SANCTUARY, ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH – 2300 Bancroft Way
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 donation (no one turned away for lack of funds)
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ENSEMBLE THEATRUM MUSICUM
L’amour et le Mort: 16th-Century Love Songs with Lute and Virginal

6:30-7:45 PM
ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA CHAPEL
2316 Bowditch St., Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 regular (suggested)/$10 students.
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SAN FRANCISCO RENAISSANCE VOICES & SAN FRANCISCO RENAISSANCE DANCERS
The Boar’s Head Festival

7:15-8:00 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2300 Bancroft Way
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 
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Tuesday, June 7 , 2016

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Berkeley Festival Sing-In With the SF Bach Choir

11AM-12:30 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
FREE Admission.
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THE ALBANY CONSORT WITH BLACK BOX BAROQUE
Handel’s Alcina Highlights

11 AM-12:30 PM
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE ORGANIZATION
2601 Durant, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20
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THE BAREFOOT ALL-STARS
Cries and In Nomines: an Elizabethan sounds

12-1 PM
PARISH HALL OF ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2320 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $25
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AGAVE BAROQUE
Fire and Ice: Music from the northTeresaTamStudio_140118_2883_mini

12-1 PM
DRAWING ROOM, BERKELEY CITY CLUB
2315 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 general, $12 students, seniors, and EMA/SFEMS members
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MUSA
Art inspring Art III: La Gamme

3-4:30 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH – 2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 general admission/$5 students with valid ID
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

HEARTLAND BAROQUE
At the Monarch’s Pleasure

10-11:00 AM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 Adult/$10 SFEMS members, seniors and students.
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BERTAMO TRIO AND FRIENDS
Telemann, Bach and Lully

12-1:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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NASH BAROQUE
Music of Arcadia: Pastoral and Courtly Diversions of 18thc. France

12:30-1:30 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 general admission/$5 students with valid ID
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LES DISTRAITS
Paris 1730

1:30-2:25 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH PARISH HALL
2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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NORTH CAROLINA BAROQUE ORCHESTRA
North Carolina Baroque Orchestra goes to Berkeley

3-4:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL, 2320 Dana Street (at Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15/general, $10 students & seniors, kids under 12 free.
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DACO-DE ANZA COLLEGE PERIOD CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
The proof is in the pudding – Telemann Don Quixote

3-4:30 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $10 general admission/$5 students with valid ID.
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GALLIMAUFRY CHAMBER CHOURS WITH SUSAN RODE MORRIS
Iconic Women of the Ancient World, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance & Beyond

6:00-7:10 PM
BERKELEY PIANO CLUB
2724 Haste Street, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door.

JENNIFER PAULINO, SOPRANO & ELAINE THORNBURGH, FORTEPIANO
Hadyn’s Arianna a Naxos and English Love Songs

6:30-7:30 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2362 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 General Admission, $15 Students/Seniors

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

SYLVESTRIS QUARTET
Papa And The Young Virtuoso: String Quartets From The Dawn Of A New Century

10:30-11:30 AM
BERKELEY CITY CLUB, MEMBER’S LOUNGE
2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley , CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15, $12 seniors, students, SFEMS and EMA members.
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CD Release Concert! O Eterne Deus: Music of Hildegard von Bingen

11 AM-12 PM
ST. CLEMENTS EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2837 Claremont Blvd., Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Suggested donation: $20
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THE ALBANY CONSORT WITH SAND DALTON, OBOE
The Baroque Micro-orchestra

11 AM-12 PM
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE ORGANIZATION
2601 Durant Avenue, Berkeley
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20
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Then and Now; Two Friends in Concert

11 AM-12 PM
BERKELEY PIANO CLUB
2724 Haste St., Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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ENSEMBLE VERMILLIAN
Music of 17th Century Germany

12-1:00 PM
BERKELEY CITY CLUB DRAWING ROOM
2315 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 Adult/$10 SFEMS members, seniors and students.
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JARRING SOUNDS
English Epitaphs; The elegies of Purcell and the composers who inspired them

12-1:00 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 Adult/$5 Students.
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HALLIFAX & JEFFREY WITH ADAIHA MACADAM-SOMER & ANDREW CANEPAMonthes-aprill
Seasons, Monthes, Fancies and Dances

12-1:00 PM
PARISH HALL OF ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2320 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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ALPHABET BAROQUE CLUBVersion 5
From The Ground Up!

1:30-3:00 PM
BERKELEY PIANO CLUB
2724 Haste St., Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15
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DUO VOLANT (Elizabeth Blumenstock, violin, and Ignacio Prego, harpsichord)
Gallimaufry: Works by Bach, Purcell, LeClair, and Geminiani

1:30-2:30 PM
BENVENUE HOUSE
2528 Benvenue St., Berkeley
Tickets: $25/general, $15/seniors and students
Seating is extremely limited; tickets must be reserved via email, and paid at the door
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1600 Fore and Aft

2:30-3:15 PM Thursday, June 9
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH COURTYARD
2325 Channing Street, Berkeley
FREE ADMISSION.
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THE JEWEL TONES
Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater

3-4:00 PM
PARISH HALL OF ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 Adult/$10 SFEMS members, seniors and students.
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CORO CICONIA
Love Writ Large: Medieval manners of reverence—a secular context for Machaut’s great Mass

4-5:00 PM
MEMBER’S LOUNGE, BERKELEY CITY CLUB
2315 Durant Avenue,Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Suggested donation: $20 general, $15 senior, $10 student.
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Friday, June 10, 2016

LAUDAMI ENSEMBLE
Bach’s Coffee Cantata

10AM-11:00 AM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 General/$10 SFEMS members.
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EUGENE PETRUSHANSKY (FEATURING OWEN DALY), HARPSICHORD
17th-Century Solo Harpsichord Music (and Italian Pieces for Two Organs)

11-12 PM
ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA CHAPEL
2316 Bowditch St, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $10.
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BABO
BABO On The Fringe

11-12 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2362 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $10
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MUSICA PACIFICA
Dolci di Napoli–Concertos and Sonatas from Baroque Naples

12-1:00 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2300 Bancroft Way, Parish Hall, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20.
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LA MARINA
Music of Two Peninsulae: Italy and Spain in the Age of Discovery

12:30-1:30 PM
LOPER CHAPEL, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH – 2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 Adult/$10 SFEMS members, seniors and students.
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ARTIFICE
The Golden Fleece

1-1:50 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15.
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KATHLEEN KRAFT, BARBARA BLAKER KRUMDIECK, PHEBE CRAIG
Bach & Sons & Neighbors

2:30-3:30 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2300 Bancroft Way, Parrish Hall, Berkeley, CA
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15.
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GESINE LOHR, HARPSICHORD
Music from 1551 to the mid-1600s

3-4:00 PM
ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA CHAPEL
2543 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704 (near the corner of Bowditch and Durant)
Free admission (any donations will be happily accepted, but are utterly not required.)
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JENNIFER PAULINO, CELESTE WINANT AND FRIENDS
Handel! Scarlatti! Vivaldi! AMORE!

3-4:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 General/$15 SFEMS & EMA members, seniors, students, disabled.
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KATI KYME, VIOLIN & ELAINE THORNBURGH, PIANOFORTE
Gems From Vienna

6:30-7:30 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 General/$15 seniors, students.

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Saturday, June 11, 2016

AMERICAN RECORDER SOCIETY PERFORMERS
The American Recorder Society’s Recorder Relay Breakfast Concert at the Fringe

9-10:00 AM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Suggested Donations: $12 with breakfast, $10 concert only
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FRANKLIN LEI, LUTENIST/GUITARIST
An Obscure History of the Guitar or, A History of Obscure GuitarsFranklin Lei

10:30-11:30 AM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15/$10 Senior, Disabled, Student, SFEMS, EMA, UC Berkeley Library Staff.
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THE ALBANY CONSORT WITH CHARLES HUMPHRIES, COUNTERTENOR
The English Connection–Purcell, Handel, Croft

11AM-12PM
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE ORGANIZATION
2601 Durant Avenue, Berkeley
Tickets available at the door. Price: $20.
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FIRST LIGHT ENSEMBLE
Strozzi Cantatas, Arias, and Duets

12:30-1:40 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. Price: $15 general admission; $10 students, seniors.
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FAVOLARE ENSEMBLE
Monody and Madrigals: Same Text Marriages

2:30-3:20 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. $10 Requested donation.
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HOWARD KADIS, RENAISSANCE LUTE
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Howard Kadis

Ayres and Fancies: John Dowland’s Songs and Fantasies for Solo Lute

4-5:00 PM
TRINITY CHAPEL
2320 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tickets available at the door. $15$10 SFEMS/Seniors & Students.
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PHILIP MANWELL
The Organ Mass – Part II

6:00 PM
ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH 
– 2300 Bancroft Way
Tickets available at the door. Price: $10
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Sunday, June 12, 2016

MUSA ORCHESTRAL ENSEMBLE
Flights of Fancy: Music of Georg Philipp Telemann

11 AM-12 PM Sunday, June 12
SANCTUARY, FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
2345 Channing Way (entrance at Dana and Durant)

FREE ADMISSION, donations accepted.
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MONTSERRAT TROUBADOURS
A Tribute to Montserrat Figueras

2:30-3:30 PM
ST. ALBAN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
1501 Washington Avenue, Albany, CA 94706

Tickets available at the door. Price: $20 Adult/$15 SFEMS members, seniors and students.
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THE 2016 BERKELEY FESTIVAL & EXHIBITION IS PRESENTED BY
THE SAN FRANCISCO EARLY MUSIC SOCIETY

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