Academy of Ancient Music

Academy of Ancient Music

The Academy of Ancient Music exists to explore, reveal and preserve our glorious treasure house of early music. We do this by providing concerts in Cambridge, London and on tour to other UK and international destinations; recordings (we have made over 300 recordings for leading labels and are now the most listened-to period ensemble online); and our education and outreach scheme AAMplify.

Telephone: +44 (0)1223 301 509
Address: 11b King's Parade, Cambridge
Postcode: CB2 1SJ
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.aam.co.uk
Membership type:Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)

The Academy of Ancient Music exists to explore, reveal and preserve our glorious treasure house of early music. We do this by providing concerts in Cambridge, London and on tour to other UK and international destinations; recordings (we have made over 300 recordings for leading labels and are now the most listened-to period ensemble online); and our education and outreach scheme AAMplify.

AAM and Richard Egarr record Handel’s 'Brockes Passion'

Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr perform and record Handel’s 'Brockes Passion'

The Academy of Ancient Music (AAM) and Richard Egarr will publish a new edition and recording of Handel’s Brockes Passion in autumn 2019. The culmination of several years of scholarly research, the new edition sets down Handel’s mighty Passion as the composer intended, featuring previously unheard music and instrumentation.

15 March 2019Read in full

Academy of Ancient Music: Nicolas Altstaedt plays Haydn

Academy of Ancient Music: Nicolas Altstaedt plays Haydn

27 Mar 2019West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge

Few soloists make the cello’s uniquely human voice sing with more baritonal warmth than Nicolas Altstaedt, whose passionate performances bring out all the colours of his period instrument.

Easter at Kings: Bach St Matthew Passion, 15th April

15 Apr 2019King's College Chapel, Cambridge

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CONCERT WILL GO ON SALE IN EARLY 2019

Easter at Kings: Bach St Matthew Passion, 16th April

16 Apr 2019King's College Chapel, Cambridge

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS CONCERT WILL GO ON SALE IN EARLY 2019

Academy of Ancient Music: Handel's Brockes-Passion

Academy of Ancient Music: Handel's Brockes-Passion

19 Apr 2019Barbican Hall, London

On the 300th anniversary of its premiere, AAM and Richard Egarr realise a long-held ambition to perform Handel’s mighty Passion-setting of rare humanity and beauty.