Celebrate the Yuletide season with the engaging music of this dynamic group.With their always festive cornucopia of instruments—lute, cittern, viols, crumhorns, recorders, rebec and percussion—this virtuosic ensemble offers old carols and dance tunes from the British Isles, Germany, France, Spain and the New World.
Here are some photos (credit: by Donn Mumma) from the concert Friday, October 12, 2012, EL MUNDO, Richard Savino, Dir. The Kingdoms of Castille
Grammy-nominated ensemble El Mundo will kick off the Houston Early Music season with a program of 17th- and 18th-century Spanish, Italian and Latin American music at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church on Friday, October 12, at 7:30 p.m. Part of the Hispanic Heritage Series, the program is titled “The Kingdoms of Castille” and will feature music from the group’s CD of the same name, nominated for a Grammy Award last year.
Have you ordered your season subscriptions to Houston Ealy Music’s 2012-2013 season? We’d like to remind you that our subscriptions include premium seating to our joint production with Da Camera of Venezia dalle Calli ai Palazzi by Le Poème Harmonique. Season ticket buyers enjoy premium seating at the Wortham Center for this special event at an effective price well below that offered to the general public. But you have to act fast, because the best seats are going fast. If you are unfamiliar with this outstanding ensemble, read a review in the New York TImes. Order you season subsciptions now to ensure the best seats.
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The season includes the exciting debut of our Emerging Artist Series, highlighting up and coming artists of excellence. We welcome the opportunity to again collaborate with Da Camera of Houston—this time in a delicious Golden Age experience featuring Le Poème Harmonique.
- Read or download the HEM Season Brochure 2012-2013
Here’s a link to an article on CultureMap about the concert next spring we are co-producing with DaCamera
If you are on our mailing list, you will shortly receive our season brochure for 2012-2013.
You may also view or download it here: