Academy of Ancient Music

“The ultimate raspberry to anyone who says baroque music is predictable”



New recording...

JS Bach's St John Passion

Featuring a cast of stars and the AAM at its very best, our new recording of JS Bach's St John Passion is a must hear.

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Latest podcasts...

Pre-concert talk: Scholl sings Pergolesi

Dr Simon Heighes (musicologist, broadcaster and writer) introduces a programme of Vivaldi, Wassenaer and Pergolesi.

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Latest reviews...

Celebrating JS Bach

"...the notes rolled from his fingers with enjoyable facility and his nuanced playing made the instrument sing." The Guardian

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Latest news...

40th Anniversary Gala raises £61,000 for AAMplify

Our gala dinner was both a magical evening and a fundraising triumph.

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Latest blog...

Reflecting on Vermeer

We look back on a summer as Resident Ensemble at the National Gallery

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Latest film...

Birth of the symphony

A documentary exploring music from Handel to Haydn featured in our next CD

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