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



-See below for Harpsichord & Bass viol for HIRE, available for EMSV members only.

The EMSV bass viol is currently available, but the EMSV harpsichord is out on hire.


Links to other early music groups at the bottom of this page.


NEXT EMSV MEETING NEXT EMSV MEETING will be on Sunday 20th February, 2.30 - 5.00 pm. 2022 (assuming Covid restrictions allow it).

 EMSV PLAYERS' MEETING –  venue to be announced

Email for address, or see members section.

A renaissance / early baroque musical afternoon of  choral / instrumental works.
Any singers / instrumentalists can participate in the group playing, but instruments must be of authentic style for the period.

General playing - 6 to 8 part music from 1550 - 1700 will be supplied for singers and instrumentalists. Playing pitch will be A440.


Members who wish to perform a short (less than 5 min) item, please let Lyn know by email ( ) as performing slots will be limited to 4 – first in best dressed. The harpsichord will be available at A440 or 415.

Enquiries Lyn Hawkins 0407 765 220, or email .



1. Recorders; 2. Hurdy Gurdy & psaltery; 3. Set of 3 viols  - see listings below.

please notify the EMSV on if any of these items are sold.


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

Enq Lyn Brereton 9842 1644 or 0499 889 106.


2. 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


3.  Set of Viols, made by Muthesius (treble, tenor and bass) for sale

   German Ingo Muthesius. Bass, Tenor and Treble. Can sell together or separately. $20,000 au for the set of three.

    Please contact Sue Kelly for further details and photos.