Claire Duff of the Irish Baroque Orchestra is leading a series of workshops on Baroque performance practice on the following dates:

Thursday, 3rd May: 5.30pm to 8.30pm

Thursday, 10th May: 5.30pm to 8.30pm

Sunday, 13th May, 2.30pm to 5.30pm

A concert featuring the works of Vivaldi, Uccellini, Handel, Purcell and Castello will then take place on the 14th May at 7.30pm in the Organ Room.

The following books on Baroque performance are available in the RIAM Library.

Baroque string playing for ingenious learners / by Judy Tarling

A performer’s guide to music of the Baroque era / by Anthony Burton

Performing Baroque music / by Mary Cyr

String playing in Baroque music / by Robert Donington

The keyboard music of J. S. Bach / by David Schulenberg

The interpretation of early music / by Robert Donington

Bach’s solo violin works : a performer’s guide / by Jaap Schröder