Sequentia

Ensemble for Medieval Music. Benjamin Bagby, Director

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Sequentia celebrates its 40th anniversary in March 2017
 
 

Contact

E-mail: info@sequentia.org

Representation
(Europe)

Katja Zimmermann
VCzimmermann@gmx.net

Representation
(exclusive of Europe)

Seth Cooper
Seth Cooper Arts Inc.
4592 Hampton Ave.
Montréal, QC, Canada
www.sethcooperarts.com
sethcooper.arts@gmail.com
Tel: 514-467-5052

 

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Concert Schedule

Forthcoming Concerts

14 October 2022
Venue "Cerco de la ciudad", Zamora cathedral, Zamora, Spain
Program Hus in Himile
3 November 2022
Venue Auditorium du Musée d'ethnographie de Genève, Geneva, Swistzerland, 8 pm
Program Benjamin Bagby's Beowulf
10 November 2022
Venue Tage Alter Musik Herne, Herne, Germany
Program Roman de Fauvel (music only)
27 January 2023
Venue Prince Anneberg Center, Philiadelphia PA, USA
Program Beowulf
4 Febuary 2023
Venue Early Music Now, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Milwaukee, USA, 5 pm
Program Words of Power: Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands
27 May 2023
Venue Wunderhören Festival, Worms, Germany
Program Words of Power

Recent Concerts

30 April 2022
Venue Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton, NJ (USA), 8 pm
Program Benjamin Bagby's Beowulf
18 to 26 March 2022
Venue Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, France
Program Roman de Fauvel
8 December 2021
Venue Actus humanus, Main town Hall, Gdansk, Poland
Program Beowulf (60 mins.)
22 to 26 November 2021
Venue Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, France
Program Workshop Roman de Fauvel – part III
29 October 2021
Venue Friends of Chamber Music Kansas City, Grace & Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City, USA, 7.30 pm
Program Benjamin Bagby’s Beowulf
22 August 2021
Venue Radovlijica Early music Festival, Radvljica, Slovenia
Program Hus in Himile
30 June 2021
Venue Zamus early music Festival, Cologne, Germany
Program Hus in Himile
28 and 29 February 2020
Venue Fundación Juan March, Madrid, Spain (at 7 PM)
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands (8th-11th centuries)
23 January 2020
Venue New York City, 92nd St. Y / Buttenwieser Hall
Program Benjamin Bagby’s Beowulf
19 January 2020
Venue New York City (USA) Music Before 1800, Corpus Christi Church (121st St. and Broadway)
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands
14 January 2020
Venue Pittsburgh, PA (USA), Chatham Baroque, PNC Theatre
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands
11 January 2020
Venue Vancouver BC, Early Music Vancouver
Program Benjamin Bagby’s Beowulf
10 January 2020
Venue Vancouver BC (Canada), Early Music Vancouver
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands (Canadian premiere)
20 september 2019
Venue Zweibrücken/St. Fabianstift, Hornbach (D), Via Mediaeval
Program Oswald von Wolkenstein in Konstanz
04 October 2019
Venue Bingen (D), Festival Musica Antiqua Bingen
Program Monks singing pagans
16 June 2019
Venue Putney, VT (USA), Yellow Barn Festival
Program Beowulf
12 June 2019
Venue Boston Early Music Festival (USA)
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands
11 May 2019
Venue Trollhättan Early Music Festival, Sweden
Program Beowulf
24 March 2019
Venue Köln, Forum Alte Musik
Program Monks Singing Pagans
01 March 2019
Venue Swarthmore PA (USA) Swarthmore College
Program Words of Power – Charms, Riddles and Elegies of the Medieval Northlands
14 December 2018
Venue Gdansk, Poland / Actus Humanus Nativitas
Program Monks singing pagans
7 December 2018
Venue Amherst, MA / Amherst College
Program Monks singing pagans
19-20 November 2018
Venue Madrid (tbc)
Program Beowulf
17 October 2018
Venue London (British Library)
Program Beowulf
30 September 2018
Venue New York City (Music Before 1800)
Program Beowulf
23 August 2018
Venue Antwerpen, Belgium / Laus Polyphoniae Festival
Program Beowulf
19 August 2018
Venue Curio (TI) Switzerland / Garden of the Seven Mountains
Program European and Japanese Epic Song (Bagby, with Hanna Marti and Sylvain Guignard)
19 July 2018
Venue Amherst Early Music Festival Concerts
Program The Wanderer (Bagby solo)
9 June 2018
Venue Berkeley Early Music Festival (Berkeley, California)
Program Monks Singing Pagans
07 June 2018
Venue Berkeley Early Music Festival (Berkeley, California) 
Program Boethius: Songs of Consolation (Bagby, Marti, Rodenkirchen) North American premiere
05 May 2018
Venue Canberra International Music Festival (Australia)
Program Beowulf
27 April 2018
Venue Leuven, BE, (Uit in Vlaanderen)
Program Monks Singing Pagans (Bagby, Marti, Rodenkirchen)
20 April 2018
Venue Konstanz, D
Program Oswald von Wolkenstein in Konstanz (Bagby & Rodenkirchen) Premiere!
08 March 2018
Venue Poughkeepsie, NY / Vassar College
Program Beowulf
04 March 2018
Venue New York City, NY / The Cloisters
Program The Wanderer (solo program) North American premiere
01 March 2018
Venue Dallas, Texas / Nasher Sculpture Center
Program Beowulf
27 February 2018
Venue Omaha, Nebraska / University of Nebraska, BSB Theatre
Program Beowulf

News

Benjamin Bagby's teaching activities in 2019

In March 2019, Benjamin will give two weekend courses on the solo songs of Philippe le Chancelier (d. 1236). The courses are being hosted by the Centre de Musique Médiévale de Paris. Dates: 9-10 and 30-31 March.
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After retiring from his teaching position at the University of Paris - Sorbonne, where he taught between 2005 and 2018 in the professional masters program, Benjamin Bagby continues to travel widely in 2019 to teach practical workshops for young professionals:

Folkwang Universität der Künste (Essen-Werden, Germany).
Benjamin has joined the faculty of this renowned masters program for liturgical chant performance and medieval music. The dates of his courses in 2019: 5-7 April; 26-28 April; 17-19 May; 30 May–01 June.
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For the second year in a row, Benjamin will teach an intensive course in the 8th International Course on Medieval Music Performance (Besalú, Spain): Songs of the troubadours (for singers and instrumentalists).
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Amherst Early Music Festival (Connecticut College, New London CT) 21-28 July:
An intensive course on the solo cansos of the Occitan troubadours, with a focus on songs from the great Milan songbook Bibl. Ambr. R71 sup. (for singers and instrumentalists).
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