Sunday October 19th Guild for Early Music Festival at Grounds for Sculpture.
Hamilton, NJ. Join us at the Grounds for Sculpture for the fourth annual festival of the Guild for Early Music, featuring concerts of music of from the 12th through the 18th century. Performances by regional ensembles will include Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music, both vocal and instrumental. The instruments represented include viola da gamba, vielle, harpsichord, harp, recorder, sackbut, cornetto, dulcian, and Baroque violin, cello, and flute.
The concerts will take place indoors from noon until 5:30 pm. Radio station WWFM announcers Alan Kelly (host of Distant Mirror) will be present all afternoon, and morning announcer Bliss Michelson, will again be the M.C.
This year’s festival theme is “Myths and Legends”. Sculpture tours featuring works on that theme will be offered without additional charge during the afternoon.
Also new this year, a “petting zoo” of historical instruments.
Admission to the festival is free with paid admission to the park ($10, $8 seniors and students, children 6-12, $6).
Digital photographs from the previous festivals are available.
Grounds For Sculpture is a public charitable organization consisting of a 35-acre
sculpture park with two indoor museums. It is located at 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, NJ 08619.
For additional information, call (609) 586-0616. ext. 20 or visit www.groundsforsculpture.org .
Visit the Hospitality Table of Radio Station WWFM - “The Classical Network.”
Master of Ceremonies: Bliss Michelson, Morning announcer of WWFM
Practitioners of Musick and Le Triomphe de L’Amour
Viola Da Gamba Consort
| 1:15 PM
| 1:50 PM
| 2:25 PM
Princeton Recorder Society
| 3:00 PM
| 3:35 PM
| 4:10 PM
| 4:45 PM
More music and Instrument "Petting Zoo"
Your chance to play a lizard!!