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We are pleased to say that we remain open online, can be contacted by email and phone, and are still dispatching orders from Saltaire. As a small business, we appreciate your continued support at a difficult time for us all. We look forward to hearing from you. Thank you.

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  • Episode 7
    March 5, 2021

    Episode 7

    "Introducing the Scottish Baroque!" – an exciting introduction into the lesser-known wealth of Scottish Baroque music that is out there from Scottish recorder virtuoso Mary-Jannet Leith. Enjoy now for the perfect Friday evening treat!
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  • Episode 6
    February 26, 2021

    Episode 6

    In this week's PitchPoint, Mary-Jannet Leith presents "Meet the Harpsichord" with harpsichordist Thomas Allery – a fascinating watch providing a wonderful introduction to the world of harpsichord playing along with a performance of music by Purcell.

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  • Episode 5
    February 19, 2021

    Episode 5

    In this week's PitchPoint, "Being an Eighteenth-Century Musician", recorder virtuoso Mary-Jannet Leith reveals the life of a musician in the 18th century and explores similarities that can be drawn between being a musician all that time ago and nowadays.
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  • Episode 4
    February 12, 2021

    Episode 4

    In this weeks PitchPoint, entitled "Managing an Early Music Ensemble", hear Mary-Jannet address the challenges of running an ensemble during the pandemic and Brexit. As such relevant and fascinating topics, this provides a valuable insight into the challenges musicians are facing currently.
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  • Episode 3
    February 5, 2021

    Episode 3

    Tune in to this week's PitchPoint, "For the Love of Live-Streaming", to hear Mary-Jannet Leith in discussion with harpsichordist Thomas Allery about the vital and growing world of live-streaming. Fascinating for musicians and music lovers alike!
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  • Episode 2
    January 29, 2021

    Episode 2

    In Episode 2, tune in to hear Mary-Jannet Leith introducing you to the wonderful array of different recorders that she plays as well as a performance of music by James Oswald.
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  • Episode 1
    January 22, 2021

    Episode 1

    Welcome to PitchPoint, our new weekly podcast hosted by recorder virtuoso Mary-Jannet Leith from Ensemble Hesperi. Each week Mary-Jannet will discuss and explore issues and repertoire relating to early music, beginning with her reflections on LIFEM 2020 in conversation with harpsichordist Thomas Allery, together with performances of pieces by Francesco Barsanti. Enjoy!
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