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The Early Music Society of Nova Scotia
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Non-members are welcome at all Society events by donation.


EMSNS Society events: Click on the event name for more details:

January 15–January 26, 2018
NEWS: Call for Participation: Mid-Winter Tune-Up
See the Mid-Winter Tuneup Event on January 27th.

January 24, 2018
Rousseau, Pergolesi, and Rameau
Dr. Roberta Barker will invite us to consider the relationship between European music and European thought in the Age of Reason.

January 27, 2018
Mid-Winter Tune-Up
The Mid-Winter Tune-Up. One of our most enduring and popular events. Perform whatever music you or your group have been working on.

February 10, 2018
Early Music Movie Night
Vision: From The Life Of Hildegard von Bingen.

March 14–March 18, 2018
Femke Bergsma Weekend
Weekend of lessons, public coaching, and early music reading for all with Femke Bergsma!

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.

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Lecture Series

No more lectures for 2016-2017. Please check back for our lecture series for next year.

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