|Preserving the Past. Enriching the Present. Engaging the Future.
TEXAS EARLY MUSIC PROJECT
Amazing destinations await!
Texas Early Music Project (TEMP) invites you to explore
more than 700 years of musical change and evolution.
Over the course of six programs, you’ll be transported
by the sounds of rich and diverse cultures while tasting
the harmonic palettes and musical delights of our
ancestors. You’ll hear some old (very old) classics and
discover many “new” ancient tunes.Specially discounted Season Subscriber packages as well as regularly priced single tickets will be available by visiting the tickets page later this summer.For more information, call 377-6961 and leave a message,
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TEMP 2013-2014 Season (Venues TBA)
TEMP Opera Gala: Aires and Arias from the 16th to the 18th Centuries
Saturday, September 21, 2013, 8PM
Sunday, September 22, 2013, 3PM
TEMP will focus on the beauty, virtuosity, and passion that the best composers from Italy, France, England, and Spain instilled in opera, from its beginnings in the late 16th century until the High Baroque spectacles of Handel. Our special guest will be countertenor Ryland Angel.
Alegría: The Spanish Renaissance
Saturday, October 19, 2013, 8PM
Sunday, October 20, 2013, 3PM
The Spanish Renaissance produced some of the most poignantly beautiful music imaginable, but also much that is infectiously joyful, especially the effervescent “ensaladas” of Mateo Flecha. Prepare to dance in your seats!
Friday, December 13 & Saturday December 14, 2013, 8PM
Sunday, December 15, 2013, 3PM
Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music from France for Christmas and the New Year!
Saturday, January 25, 2014, 8PM
Sunday, January 26, 2014, 3PM
The Austin premiere of Georg Philipp Telemann’s comic chamber opera Pimpinone for two singers bookended by some of his most ravishing and progressive chamber music.
The Cry of Many Voices: English & Franco-Flemish Renaissance
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 8PM
Sunday, March 30, 2014, 3PM
In these compositions for 5-12 parts, shimmering and transparent textures alternate with thickly colorful ones in music from the unique compositions of the Eton Choir Book and from Franco-Flemish composers on the cutting edge.
The Original Carmina Burana: Unplugged & Organic
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8PM
Sunday, April 27, 2014, 3PM
Unabashedly joyful and passionate songs about love, Spring, mythology, love, dancing, drinking, flirting, philosophy, and love from the 12th- and 13th-century Carmina Burana. There’s nothing like it!
Available for purchase online!
The Fire and the Rose: Aquitanian Chant by Heliotrope
with selections from our previous “Unrequited Love” concert performed by TEMP members
Daniel Johnson, Stephanie Prewitt, Kit Robberson, and Temmo Korisheli
Recorded in 1995 and 1996, this CD features beautiful and unique chant and polyphony from St. Martial in Limoges. The CD is available online at Amazon and Tower Records. Visit the Allmusic.com page to listen to excerpts and visit the SonusAntiqva page for liner notes.
Visit the Recordings page to find more TEMP recordings available for purchase.