Academy of Ancient Music

“blazing a trail followed by baroque ensembles everywhere”



The gift of music...

Give the gift of music

What do you get the music-lover who has everything? This festive season, the AAM has just the thing...

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New recording...

JS Bach Orchestral Suites

We're delighted to announce the newest recording on AAM Records, JS Bach Orchestral Suites, available worldwide 4 November 2014

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Latest podcasts...

Handel's Messiah
pre-concert talk

Sandy Burnett (musician and broadcaster) introduces the festive favourite

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Latest reviews...

High praise for Handel's Messiah at Barbican Hall

"Superlative work set this devotional interpretation of Handel’s oratorio soaring."
★ ★ ★ ★

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Latest news...

AAM sells out Zankel Hall,
Carnegie Hall

Our performance of JS Bach's Orchestral Suites is a hit in New York

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Latest blog...

Photos from the road...

Cellist Jonathan Rees shares his personal photographic record of AAM's North American tour

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Latest film...

My Messiah with Stephan Loges and Ailish Tynan

A discussion of Handel's Messiah ahead of our performance in London 10 December 2014.

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