Firmly established as one of Europe’s foremost early music courses, BAROQUE WEEK is now celebrating its 45th year. The course offers inspiration and guidance to both singers and players of baroque music from an expert team of leading specialists in historical performance.
The theme for 2023 is The Grand Tour: France, exploring repertoire from the 17th
and 18th centuries with the focus on Paris and Versailles. We will feature music
by Lully, Charpentier, Campra, de Lalande and Rameau as well as exploring repertoire
BAROQUE WEEK is for baroque wind, string and continuo players and up to ten singers,
but there are also opportunities for instrumentalists to sing. Plucked continuo
as well as keyboard players will be welcome. String players should use gut strings
and a baroque bow. You should be a competent sight-
“Everyone is so friendly, standard is high, tutors fantastic, well organised -
Registered Charity No. 1161774
The 2024 course will be 11th-
Booking will open on 1st December. This website will be updated soon, but meanwhile you can get a good idea about the course from the 2023 details here. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the mailing list for when full details go out in November.
Queen Anne’s School, Caversham, Berkshire
Residential Baroque Music Summer School