Houston Early Music Festival 2014

“New music festival to put Houston on the
early music map.”
 – Joel Luks, Culturemap

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2014 HEMF Main Events

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8th, 8:00 pm
Ars Lyrica Houston
Alessandro Scarlatti: La Sposa dei Cantici 
The modern world premiere of a 1703 oratorio
Hobby Center, Zilkha Hall
713-315-2525 
arslyricahouston.org

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11th, 7:30 pm
Houston Early Music
Forward to the Past: 25 years of the Orlando Consort
Medieval and Renaissance vocal works
Hobby Center, Zilkha Hall
713-315-2525
houstonearlymusic.org 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14th, 8:00 pm
Mercury
Complete Brandenburg Concertos
Featuring harpsichordist Jeannette Sorrell
Wortham Center, Cullen Theater
713-533-0080
mercuryhouston.org

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16th, 6:00 pm
Bach Society Houston
J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor
Featuring Bach Choir and Mercury
Hobby Center, Zilkha Hall
713-315-2525
bachsocietyhouston.org

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2014 HEMF Ancillary Events

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9th, 6 pm
Bach Society Houston
Bach’s Eighteen “Leipzig” Chorales
Christ the King Lutheran Church
A Free-Will Donation

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13th, 7:30 pm
The Piping Rock Singers
“From the Chapel Royal to the Sistine Chapel”
Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Church 
A Free-Will Donation

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15th, 7:30 pm
Ars Lyrica and Music at St. Philip
“Portraits of Love”
With Daniel Mutlu and Matthew Dirst
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
Tickets at the door: $10 
saintphilip.net/Music.html

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2014 HEMF Lectures

Center Stage in Houston: Early Music
Presented by the Houston Seminar

Tickets: 713-666-9000 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14th
Critics’ Circle 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21st
Early Masters by Gregory Barnett

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30th
Baroque Musical Theater
by Matthew Dirst 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6th
Christoph Wolff:
Defining Bach the Composer