• Most Respected Classical Music Platform
  • #classicalForever
TOP

BBC 3 Announced First-Ever New Generation Baroque Ensemble

Ensemble Molière has been announced as the first New Generation Baroque Ensemble

 

Beginning in October 2021, and lasting for two years, the new initiative aims to support and showcase UK-based ensembles that focus on the baroque repertoire.

Ensemble Molière was chosen by BBC Radio 3, the Royal College of Music (RCM), and the National Centre for Early Music (NCEM).

Featuring flutist Flavia Hirte, violinist Alice Earll, bassonist Catriona McDermid, viola da gamba/cellist Kate Conway, and harpsichordist Satoko Doi-Luck, Ensemble Molière perform repertoire from the 17th and 18th centuries.

In the two-year program, Ensemble Molière will have residencies at the RCM and NCEM, plus regular appearances on BBC Radio 3.

Alan Davey, Controller BBC Radio 3, said, “for some time we have been keen to see if we can offer help and support to UK-based period-instrument ensembles in the early stages of their careers, to allow them to develop and thrive with the same kind of spirit of innovation and adventure we see in the best ensembles across the world.”

"We are thrilled and honored to be appointed the first-ever BBC New Generation Baroque Ensemble, and to become part of the New Generation family,” said Ensemble Molière.

“We are looking forward to collaborating with the wonderful team from three organizations - BBC, RCM, and NCEM - as well as to the opportunities and experiences we will enjoy on the scheme, including live performances and broadcasts.”

upcoming events

january 2024

12janAll Day16APAP|NYC+ Arts Presenters Conference(All Day) New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019Event Type :conferences & tradeshows Event TagsAPAPFOLLOW

18janAll Day21Chamber Music America National Conference(All Day) Westin New York at Times Square, 270 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036Event Type :conferences & tradeshows Event TagsChamber Music America National Conference,CMA,ConferencesFOLLOW

25janAll Day28National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show(All Day) Anaheim convention center, Anaheim, CA 92802Event Type :conferences & tradeshows Event TagsNAMM,The National American of Music Merchants ShowFOLLOW

CONTACT US
x

Get ALL our latest conveniently by EMAIL

Our newsletter is trusted by over 100,000+ industry professionals around the world

We deliver news straight to your inbox and will never share your data.
You'll never miss a beat!

click left click right