2021 Seminar Series: Join us on December 14

In December’s early music seminar, we will indulge in the art of ornamentation during the late Renaissance and explore the virtuoso variation technique of the early 17th century. We will explore the many examples of Sylvesto Ganassi (1535) and Diego Ortiz (1553) and learn to decode the variation technique of the 17th-century Dutch recorder virtuoso Jacob van Eyck. Read More ›

2021 Seminar Series: Join us on November 9

This month, we will explore the many varied articulations that make the recorder sparkle in consort and solo music, and also learn how to tackle difficult passages.  We will play exercises and some examples from the 16th-, 17th-, and 18th-century repertories that will lead to the foundation for a solid technique. Read More ›

2021 Seminar Series in Early Music Performance

The Board of the Highland Park Recorder Society is thrilled to announce that at their September 2, 2020 Board meeting they decided enthusiastically and unanimously to engage the dynamic Lewis R. Baratz, Ph.D., Music Director of the successful and famed early music ensemble La Fiocco, to be the Music Director of the Highland Park Recorder Society for the year 2020-2021. Read More ›

COVID-19 Update 6 – Online Concert Series, Program V

Sunday, May 31, 2020, 3:00 P.M. Join us for "Hidden Treasures of the Baroque," including music rarely heard and newly discovered Baroque music that is unknown in the West. We bring you a unique program with distinguished artists. Read More ›

COVID-19 Update 5 – Online Concert Series, Program IV

We are thrilled to welcome you to a series of five weekly early music online performances in an artistic collaboration with Collegium Musicum of New Jersey. Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 1:30 P.M. join us for Music of Bach, Art of the Fugue (Die Kunst der Fugue), and Bach’s Double Concerto for Two violins, featuring Collegium Musicum String Quartet, Allison Brewster Franzetti on Harpsichord and Members of the Veritas Youth Orchestra. Read More ›