This highly acclaimed European ensemble combines theater, music and dance into a delightful blend of entertainment and education for children and families.
Friends in High Places
A touring company that performs ballroom dance and classical ballet in a very unusual way—on stilts!
Amherst Early Music Festival
“Amherst Early Music is the largest and most comprehensive teaching music festival for historical performance in the world. Held at Connecticut College (New London, Connecticut) for two weeks in July, our diverse programs include Recorder, Viol, Voice, Baroque Strings, Harpsichord, Reeds, Brass, Lute, Harp and Historical Dance. International faculty and staff provide high quality instruction and concerts for early music at all levels. In addition, audition-only special programs such as the Amherst Baroque Academy and Virtuoso Recorder provide advanced training for the serious amateur and the pre-professional musician. Weekend workshops are provided year-round featuring the world's finest early music artists.”
Piffaro, The Renaissance Band
This world-renowned Renaissance band thrills audiences with its energetic and superb programs.
Early Music Foundation and Early Music New York
Named a "revered institution" by The New York Times, Early Music Foundation (EMF) fosters public understanding and appreciation of western culture through the highest quality, historically-informed performances of music and music drama from the 11th through the 18th centuries. The performing arm of EMF, Early Music New York - Frederick Renz, Director, reaps international acclaim for vibrant and provocative performances of reprtoire from the medieval through the classical eras.
New York Early Music Central
A resource for early music in New York City; a project of the Early Music Foundation.
An online events calendar for historically informed performances within the greater New York metropolitan area.
MUSE - early music chamber ensemble
Founded by Jonathan Dobin for purpose of performing music of the Renaissance, Baroque and Early American Periods (through early 19th century) with vocal solos and ensembles, instrumental music, and live period dance performances.
Country Dance and Song Society
“The Country Dance and Song Society (CDSS) is an association of people and groups with a common interest in English and Anglo-American folk dance, music and song. Our members are recreational dancers, musicians, singers, teachers, callers, dance historians and people just having fun. The activities of our affiliated groups include dances, concerts, song gatherings, festivals and residential camps.”
Country Dance * New York
“Promoting English and American folk dance in New York City, Country Dance New York sponsors American Contradances, English Country Dances and other special events including the Playford Ball."
New York Revels
“The New York Revels, Inc., is a performing arts organization committed to celebrations of the Winter Solstice and other cultural traditions through music, dance and theater.”
“Here you will find information on everything to do with European dance from the 15th to early 17th centuries.”
The Calendar of Early Dance
A listing of courses and performances of historical dance, as well as a discussion board, a photo gallery, and links to other sites.
Venere Lute Quartet
These lutenists combine their enormous skills as performers, scholars and teachers, into bringing exquisite sounds of the Reniassance and Baroque periods to modern audiences.
Flying Forms is a period instrument group whose mission is to be a presence that transforms communities and inspires expression through excellence in performance, innovative education and creative collaboration.
Matt's Baroque Dance Pages. Information about Baroque dance, and links to various websites.
About-Arts.com, Dance Resources
Directory of dance related websites and discussion groups.
Ascending Star Dance
Internet Dance magazine and Social Networking Website.
A collection of over 3500 links to classical ballet and modern dance resources on the Internet.
Early Music News
A central clearing house for news to the early music community.
Promoting Historically-Inspired Performances of Early Music and Baroque Opera.