Harken Well are ready to brighten up your winter with a programme of fiery, early 17th-Century Italian repertoire. And we’re taking it on tour! This was a super exciting time in the history of the violin, so please join us in Melbourne, Castlemaine, and Buninyong for performances of works by Bertali, Castello, Cima, Farina, Fontana, […]
For their debut at the Castlemaine State Festival, Harken Well present a programme of 17th Century Germanic music, including works by Schmelzer, Buxtehude, Erlebach and Capricornus. Joined by continuo dream team Donald Nicolson (harpsichord) and Nick Pollock (theorbo), this is not to be missed. Instigated by Franz Tunder, the father-in-law of Dieterich Buxtehude, in the mid-17th Century, […]
In Harken Well’s second performance at the Castlemaine State Festival, we present a programme of Renaissance and early Baroque music by composers of questionable character. For this special concert, Harken Well are joined by very special early music multi-instrumentalists John Weretka (harpsichord, tenor viol, voice) and Lucy Price (baroque ‘cello, bass viol). Can art improve society […]
We’re absolutely thrilled to be joining forces with our dearest friends from Freitags-Akademien (Berlin) for a concert of Classical works from four different nations, at the Church of All Nations. We’ll be performing works by Boccherini, Bologne, Miča and Mozart. Tickets are $30 (full) / $20 (concession/artists) available at the door. Come and check it out! […]
We’re so pleased to have the opportunity to present our programme and the light shines through darkness, this time with a very special extra Easter treat, at this year’s Holy Week at the Scots’ Church. We have an all-star continuo section joining us comprising Donald Nicolson on the organ and Nick Pollock on theorbo. The Scots’ […]
It’s no secret Harken Well are big fans of Abendmusik. So we’re thrilled to be joining early music heroes John Weretka and Consort Eclectus for an entire Abendmusik programme at the upcoming Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival. Don’t miss it! See the OBGF website or Facebook for details and tickets.
What a treat to be joining the amazing Ensemble 642 and Daniel Thomson in their upcoming concert of English Music. Wednesday 14th June, 7pm Medley Hall, 48 Drummond Street, Carlton Tickets $40/$10 available at the door or via www.trybooking.com
Friday 2nd June (Melbourne) and Saturday 17th June (Hobart) and the light shines through darkness We are happy to be performing Germanic music from the 17th Century, including works by Erlebach, Capricornus, Schmelzer and Buxtehude. We are excited to be performing these concerts with Ensemble 642 and Ellie Walker (Melbourne) and Hannah Lane (Hobart). […]
Harken Well are extremely excited to take part in a new initiative by Tasmanian’s early music sweethearts, Van Diemen’s Band. We are very grateful for their ongoing and guidance and we look forward to many fun collaborative events. Thanks, Van Diemen’s Band!