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Medieval Music for England’s Medieval Festival

All Saints Church Herstmonceux, 27 August 2016 7.30pm We were delighted to be invited to give a concert in Herstmonceux that tied in with the 24th annual medieval festival at Herstmonceux Castle, which is the largest event of its kind … Continue reading

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Vexations in Mayfield!

Mayfield Convent Chapel, Sunday 1 – Monday 2 May 2016  Our  concert for the Mayfield Festival was possibly the oddest gig we have been asked to do (although whether it was as odd as playing the theme for “Upstairs Downstairs” … Continue reading

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Anglo-French collaboration in Framfield

On April 2nd we took part in an unusual joint concert with the Sussex Waits and a group of visiting early musicians from the Conservatoire Camille Saint-Saens de Dieppe. All three ensembles performed works from their own repertoire, Faronel and the … Continue reading

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500 Years of British Music in Sevenoaks… and Venice!

Walthamstow Hall School, Sevenoaks, Kent Thursday 21 January 6.30pm Santa Maria del Miracoli, Venice, Sunday 14 February 4.00pm Basilica SS Giovanni e San Paolo, Venice, Monday 15 February 4.00pm In January we gave a whistle-stop tour of music from the British Isles … Continue reading

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Welcome Yule at Herstmonceux!

December 12th 7.30pm Following our concert earlier this year in the atmospheric surroundings of All Saints’ church in Herstmonceux, we are delighted that the Rector and churchwardens have invited us back to give a Christmas concert on 12 December. The … Continue reading

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Faronel at the Hailsham Festival of Arts and Culture

We are very pleased to have been invited to present the opening concert of the 2015 Hailsham Arts Festival on September 12th at 12.00pm in Hailsham Parish Church. The festival has been running for some years now and contains a … Continue reading

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Music for Pilgrimages on the Pilgrims Way

Saturday 29 August 7.30pm, St George’s Church, Wrotham, Kent Our next concert focuses on music for pilgrimages, and appropriately enough we will be presenting it in a church that stands on the ancient Pilgrims Way to Canterbury in Kent, along … Continue reading

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Musicians and Murals!

Our Music and Murals concert in the picturesque setting of West Somerton church in Norfolk was geared towards celebrating the restoration of the church and its magnificent murals with music appropriate to the various periods of the building’s construction. From … Continue reading

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Music and Murals in Norfolk

  We are hugely looking forward to our next concert in Norfolk which is inspired by the magnificent newly-restored wall paintings at West Somerton church. The programme will include 14th century repertoire contemporary with the paintings, including works by Machaut, … Continue reading

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Concert in Herstmonceux

Pastyme with Good Companye Early Music in All Saints, Herstmonceux: Saturday 25 April 7.30 Faronel will be giving a concert at All Saints’ Church on 25 April. Faronel consists of a trio of musicians who aim to demystify this fascinating … Continue reading

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