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  • Episode 23 - Ensemble Hesperi
    October 15, 2021

    Episode 23 - Ensemble Hesperi

    Watch the latest PitchPoint where Mary-Jannet Leith reviews a year in the life of Ensemble Hesperi with her guest Thomas Allery, winners of last year's Young Ensemble Competition at LIFEM. Includes a performance from guests soprano Angela Hicks and tenor Rory Carver with members of Ensemble Hesperi.
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  • Episode 21 - Edinburgh Musical Society
    September 3, 2021

    Episode 21 - Edinburgh Musical Society

    oin Mary-Jannet Leith on location in Edinburgh for this week's PitchPoint episode. Mary-Jannet explores the history of the Edinburgh Musical Society and finishes with a delightful performance by Ensemble Hesperi.
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  • Episode 20 - Recorder31 Tenor Week
    August 20, 2021

    Episode 20 - Recorder31 Tenor Week

    Watch the latest PitchPoint where Mary-Jannet Leith introduces us to the tenor recorder, discusses the art of divisions and performs Diminutions on Ancor Che Col Partire by Giovanni Battista Spadi!
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  • Episode 19 - Recorder31 Soprano Week
    August 6, 2021

    Episode 19 - Recorder31 Soprano Week

    Mary-Jannet Leith introduces the soprano recorder for us and takes us through its history and the developments in its design. She introduces her csakan, an instrument which is often called "the romantic recorder", and performs the Allegro movement from Anton Herberle's Sonate (1808).
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  • “Concerts Then and Now!”
    July 9, 2021

    “Concerts Then and Now!”

    Join Mary-Jannet Leith in this week’s PitchPoint entitled “Concerts Then and Now!”, exploring concert-going, how concerts developed in the late seventeenth century, how they changed in the eighteenth, and how they're still changing today!
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  • Episode 17
    June 25, 2021

    Episode 17

    In this week's PitchPoint, join Mary-Jannet Leith and special guest Cathy Boyes, Festival Producer of Brighton Early Music Festival, ahead of this weekend's Brighton Early Music Festival Zoom Conference discussing the future of early music.
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  • Episode 16 – Special Edition
    June 11, 2021

    Episode 16 – Special Edition

    In this week's special edition of PitchPoint, join Mary-Jannet Leith in discussing mental health and music – an important topic for us all to be thinking about all year round.
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