Academy of Ancient Music

“the finest period-instrument orchestra in the world”



Latest news...

St Matthew Passion
sells out Barbican Hall

We're delighted that our Good Friday performance of the 1727 version of Bach's "Great Passion" has sold out London's Barbican Hall!

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Latest reviews...

More stars for JS Bach's St Matthew Passion (1727)

The Scotsman awards the newest release on AAM Records ★ ★ ★ ★

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Latest film...

JS Bach's St Matthew Passion (1727 version)

Music Director Richard Egarr rehearses the orchestra and Choir of AAM ahead of our Good Friday performance.

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Latest podcasts...

The Baroque Trumpet

Sandy Burnett (BBC Radio 3) leads a panel discussion with trumpeters David Blackadder, Phillip Bainbridge
and Robert Vanryne.

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Latest blog...

Christopher Hogwood - two tributes

Colin Lawson and Catherine Bott remember the life and legacy of AAM Founder Christopher Hogwood.

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