The Early Music Society of Nova Scotia welcomes Internet visitors to the EMSNS website!
Non-members are welcome at all Society events by donation.
EMSNS Society events: Click on the event name for more details:
- January 1–December 31, 2018
- NEWS and most recent changes
As of February 16, 2018.
- February 26–March 13, 2018
- EMSNS Chamber Orchestra resumes
We are always seeking new members! All instruments at A=440 are welcome. Repertoire to be determined based on instrumentation available.
- March 15–March 18, 2018
- Femke Bergsma Weekend
Extended weekend of lessons, public coaching, and early music reading for all with Femke Bergsma!
- March 16 — Private lessons with Femke
- March 17 — Improvisation and Ornamentation Workshops
- March 17 — Open Coaching with Femke
An afternoon of open coaching -- register your group!
- March 17 — Early Music Reading
A real Early Music reading for all!
- April 21, 2018
- Dance The Night Away
Geoffrey Lee-Dadswell will lead all comers in an evening of 15th-17th century dance, band members also welcome!
- May 5, 2018
- Handel Oratorio Reading
Eszter Horvath leads us in an exciting reading from the oratorios of a composer Haydn called "The master of us all": Georg Frideric Handel.
- June 16, 2018
- Annual General Meeting
The annual paperwork, plus lots of music and fun. Note venue to be confirmed.
See past events
No more lectures for 2016-2017. Please check back for our lecture series
for next year.