The Boston Camerata

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After sixty years of constant, critically acclaimed activity, The Boston Camerata ranks among the world’s oldest and most eminent early music ensembles.  Founded in 1954, Camerata has been under the direction of French-born singer and scholar Anne Azéma since Autumn 2008.


Camerata's musical performances are well known for their blending of spontaneity and emotional commitment with careful research and scholarship. With its distinguished roster of singers and specialists in early instruments, Camerata produces an in town concert series for audiences in the Greater Boston area. The Boston Camerata also tours regularly in the US and all over the world (2 European tours are planned for 2014-2015). These live performances present vital, historically informed performances of European music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras, and of early American music, sacred and secular.