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The Lute Society

The Lute Society, now 60 years old, exists to promote the lute and its music.  We are proud to manage the hire scheme for the Lute Society.

The Viola da Gamba Society

The Viola da Gamba Society is for everyone with an interest in the viol. Our wide range of activities cover a wide spectrum, ranging from a quarterly newsletter (the Viol), and a viol hire scheme.  We are proud to manage the hire scheme for the VdGS.

Benslow Music Courses and Concerts

Benslow Music offers residential and day music courses, and a series of chamber concerts at its beautiful purpose-built campus in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

Belsize Baroque

Formed in 2002, Belsize Baroque is one of the leading amateur baroque orchestras. It comprises young professionals, students, and top amateur baroque players from London and elsewhere.

Elizabeth Pallett – Lutenist – Luteweb

Playing the lute is a beautiful and fulfilling art form. The aim of luteweb is to share what being a lutenist in the 21st century is all about.

Norwich Baroque

Formed in 2006, Norwich Baroque works with eminent soloists from the early music world to give fresh and vibrant performances of music by popular and less well known Baroque composers; from Handel and Vivaldi to Capel Bond and Mudge.

Oxford Cello School

The Oxford Cello School (OCS) is an international cello summer school founded in 1980 by Marianne Gottfeldt to provide a unique opportunity for cellists and bassists to focus on their instrument and receive the very best tuition in an intensive environment.

North London Festival of Music, Drama and Dance

The Festival of Music, Drama & Dance website, which takes place in April and May each year. Competitive classes covering Piano, Singing, Choirs, Orchestral & Chamber Groups, Stringed & Wind Instruments of all descriptions, Organ, Speech & Drama and Dance. Festival Competitions are open to amateurs and students whatever their age or ability.

The London Cello Society

The London Cello Society promotes the art of cello playing, preserving its great traditions while encouraging its continuing development.

Chris Haigue

I’m a professional freelance fiddle player based in London. I work with many bands covering a wide range of traditional and modern fiddle styles. I do recording session work, both in studios and remotely from home, and I write books and articles on different aspects of fiddle playing.

The London Fiddle Convention

There are few cities in the world with a more rich and diverse musical culture than London, and this is certainly reflected in the quality and variety of fiddling talent found here. The London Fiddle Convention has been running now for over 20 years, showcasing a huge range of fiddle styles

Pete Cooper

Teaches, plays, composes and writes about fiddle music; information about his gigs, projects, workshops, biography and discography.

Music Teachers 

MusicTeachers is a free service which aims to support musicians in every aspect of education and performance.

Bruce Brook

Maker of Early plucked instruments and bespoke tuning pegs

 

Mimmo Peruffo – Aquila

Mimmo devotes himself, since the 1983, to the study and re-creation of gut strings used in the Renaissance, Baroque and Classic eras

Dan Larsen – Gamut

Gamut Music grew out of Dans efforts to make a living as a musical instrument maker.  It is the mission of his company to provide accurate and authentic reproductions of historical musical instruments and strings for those musicians who want to pursue the art of historical performance practice.

Damian Dlugolecki – Dlugolecki

Damian Dlugolecki enjoys an international reputation as a designer and craftsman of the highest quality gut strings for renaissance, baroque, classical and modern performance.

Alison Kinder and Jacquie Robertson Wade – Rondo Viol Academy

The Rondo Viol Academy exists to provide teaching material and coaching for viol players of all ages and abilities.

K&K Ssound

Since 1984, K&K Sound has manufactured top-quality pickups, microphones, and preamps for a variety of instruments