EVENTS- Instruments for sale / hire - links to EM groups

FOR HIRE -See below for Harpsichord & Bass viol for HIRE, and links to other early music groups at the bottom of the page.



Sunday July 4th, 2.30pm to 5,  at St Paul's Anglican Church, 2 Margaret St, Canterbury.

General playing / singing afternoon of mostly German multi part works for instruments and voices.

If you have a 4 to 8 part work that you would like workshopped let me know and I'll see if I have it.

Music will be announced in a about three weeks. All music will be provided and singers will be doubled by instruments.

Everyone welcome to join in, but only authentic style instruments can be played. The period will encompass ca 1550 to 1650.

The pitch will be A415.

Also there will be up to 30 minutes of performances. Members wishing to perform should advise Lyn Hawkins of what they intend to perform, and its duration.  Performances are to be limited to 5 time slots, each a maximum of 6 minutes duration.  First in, best dressed.   Enquiries Lyn Hawkins or 0407 765 220


INSTRUMENTS FOR SALE    (4 viols; Hurdy Gurdy; Treble recorder; harpsichord)

Moeck recorders: 2 descants; 3 trebles (1 at A415); 2 tenors and 1 bass.


Enq Lyn Brereton 9842 1644 or 0499 889 106.


Hurdy Gurdy and Psaltery

Fred Kingshott (Qld) Medieval Hurdy Gurdy ($1900) and Psaltery ($750) – both ONO. Both with carrying cases. Mark Hill 03 9699 8417

6 string Bass viol, hard case and bow. $5,500.

6-string bass viol by the Czech string instrument maker, Ceske, originally bought from The Early Music Shop in the UK 20 years ago. It has been fitted with "geared pegs" which makes tuning a dream.

 Enquiries: Andrew Parkin - / 0415 686 734