2018–2019 Season

We publish notices of early music events in the wider community as a courtesy to support early music endeavours here in Nova Scotia. If interested in these events, contact these organizations directly. Contact us if you wish to list your early music event here.

Community Events List:

December 11, 2018
Réjouissance Early Music Ensemble
9th Annual Olde World Christmas Celebrating 15 Centuries of Carols.

December 27, 2018
Messiah From Scratch 2018 - 40th year.
Now in its 40th year, Messiah from Scratch brings orchestral musicians and singers of all ages together.

June 30, 2019
As of Nov 25, 2018: Latest changes to the EMS website
Watch this list to find out what's new or changed in events.

 

December 11, 2018 — Réjouissance Early Music Ensemble

9th Annual Olde World Christmas Celebrating 15 Centuries of Carols and baroque masterworks.

Tickets will be available on Monday December 3rd and can be purchased through the church office. Tickets must be paid for and picked up in advance of the concert.

Gingerbread and hot apple cider will be served!

Fifteen Centuries of Carols, the newest CD by Rejouissance will also be available to purchase at the concert ($20 each or 2 for $35).

Tuesday, December 11, 7:30 p.m.
Bethany United Church
7171 Clinton Avenue, Halifax
Preferred Table Seating $32.50/Regular $25

 

December 27, 2018 — Messiah From Scratch 2018 - 40th year.

Now in its 40th year, with some musicians participating since conception, Messiah from Scratch brings orchestral musicians and singers of all ages together to support Feed Nova Scotia and the Chebucto Symphony Orchestra.

Messiah music scores are provided for a quick, one-hour rehearsal and then performed for the public, from scratch.

Rehearsal is at 2:00 p.m. and the performance at 3:15 p.m.

Thursday, December 27, 2 p.m.
Faith Tabernacle Church
6225 Summit St, Halifax, NS B3L 1R6
Cost is $10 to participate or attend, with a $10 deposit for scores (refunded when returned). Donations and canned food for Feed Nova Scotia are welcome.

 

June 30, 2019 — As of Nov 25, 2018: Latest changes to the EMS website

Latest changes are at the bottom of the list. Stay tuned for more updates!

2018-10-27. Mid-Winter Tuneup @ Bethany.
2018-11-25. Added Helios, Rejouissance, Movie Night. Updated Charpentier, Board Meeting notice.