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Upcoming Shows

Fri. August 28th 8pm - 9:45pm doors at 6:45pm
@  Chapel of the New Jerusalem (All Ages)
Two Violins sans basse Chloe Kim (NY), Elyssa Lefurgey-Smith (Victoria) $8-$30
Sat. September 26th 8pm - 10pm doors at 6:45pm Goldberg Variations Pieter-Jan Belder (Netherlands) $8-$30
Sat. November 7th 8pm doors at 6:15pm
McPherson Playhouse (All Ages)
Los Elementos Le Tendre Amour (Barcelona), Carolina Pozuela Montero and Miguel Lara (flamenco dancers) $15-$85
Sun. November 8th - Sat. November 7th 2:30pm doors at 12:45pm
McPherson Playhouse (All Ages)
Los Elementos Le Tendre Amour (Barcelona), Carolina Pozuela Montero and Miguel Lara (flamenco dancers) $15-$85
Sat. December 19th 8pm - 10pm doors at 6:45pm
@  St Andrews Cathedral (All Ages)
Medieval Christmas Gothic Voices (UK) $10-$40
Sat. January 16th 8pm - 10pm doors at 6:45pm Purcell Fantasias and Dances Les Voix Humaines (Montreal) $8-$30

Past Shows

Thu. April 16th 2020
Jennifer Van Es Victoria California (All Ages)
eddie Dean Singh
Sun. February 5th 2017
Mozart and Le Mozart Noir

Early Music Society of the Islands

Confirmed: Apr. 4, 2020
Box 5577 Victoria BC
V8R 6S4

Contact Details


Upcoming Shows (9)
Past Shows (35)

Based in Victoria, BC, the Early Music Society of the Islands (EMSI) is a non-profit society founded in 1985 to present concerts featuring internationally renowned soloists and ensembles. EMSI also presents early music concerts by accomplished local musicians.

EMSI is committed to the idea that artistically successful performances of early music are historically informed. All of the Society's concerts feature original instruments, historical performance practices and accurate scores.

The list of soloists and ensembles presented by EMSI in Victoria is a who's who of the international early music scene: Anonymus 4, Nancy Argenta, Ensemble Anonymus, Julianne Baird, the Baltimore Consort, Camerata Koln, Marc Destrube, John Holloway, Monica Huggett, Dame Emma Kirkby, Ton Koopman, La Venexiana, London Baroque, the Orlando Consort, Andrew Manze, Ronn McFarlane, Paul O'Dette, Simon Standage, Tafelmusik and many others have appeared in Victoria under the Society's auspices.

Information :

Early Music Society
Memberships, Subscriptions, Tickets:
Royal-McPherson Box Office
(Mon.-Sat., 9:30 -17:30 Pacific Time)
Local calls
Toll free

Listed Under:
Music Society (Non-Profit)
Show Booking / Promotion

Listing last confirmed: Apr. 4, 2020