Hesperus Happenings

HESPERUS’ Hunchback named one of the 10 best classical concerts by the Columbus Dispatch

The Columbus Dispatch called our November performance at the Drexel Theatre one of the top classical concerts of the year: “The group’s performance of its early-music score for The Hunchback of Notre Dame was full of clever repertoire choices and brilliant playing. Tina Chancey, founder and music director of the ensemble, said it wasn’t initially her idea to perform early Continue Reading...

Première: FAIRBANKS’ THE THREE MUSKETEERS, APRIL 10, 2015

HESPERUS will premiere its newest ciné-concert–silent film with live early music– on April 10 at An Die Musik, 409 North Charles St., Baltimore, MD at 7:30. Filmed in 1921 to take advantage of the rampant success of The Mark of Zorro, Fairbanks’ second swashbuckler offers his trademark blend of  action, intrigue, love, betrayal and sword-play.  Add music from the French Continue Reading...