All programs begin at 3:00 p.m. Admission is $19.00 for the general public, $14 for students, seniors and Museum members.For further information, call 617-666-8910. More about Early Music Afternoons
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
The Enchanted Palace: Italian Baroque Music from the Age of Pope Urban VIII
Lisa Brooke, violin, Barbara Poeschl-Edrich, triple harp, Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & archlute, and Carol Lewis, viola da gamba perform canzonas, sonatas, toccatas and capricci by Trabaci, Frescobaldi, Rognoni, Kapsperger and others.
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
L'Accord Nouveau: Lute Music of the French Baroque
Olav Chris Henriksen, lute, explores the many "new" lute tunings created by Ballard, Mesangeau, Dufault, Ennemond Gaultier and others.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
Lachrimae, or Seaven Teares: Music of John Dowland
El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Mai-Lan Broekman, Paul Johnson, Alice Mros- zczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute) perform masterpieces of renaissance consort music, including pavans, galliards and almains by Dowland.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
Concerti, Sonate e Partite: Music by the Kühnels
Duo Maresienne (Carol Lewis, viola da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo and Baroque lute) perform works by father and son Baroque virtuoso performers and composers August and Johann Michael Kühnel.
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
The Masque of Beauty: Italian Musical Dynasties at the English Court
Mezzo-soprano Pamela Dellal joins El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Mai-Lan Broekman, Paul Johnson, Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute) in a Mother's Day concert of songs and instrumental music by Ferrabosco, Lupo, Bassano, and other Italian musicians who lived in Elizabethan and Jacobean England.