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Early Music Day 2024

March 21 2024 throughout Europe marks the celebration of the 12th edition of the Early Music Day, launched by an initiative of SEMFs founder, Peter Pontvik, and coordinated by REMA. The event enjoys the patronage of the European Commission and is a cooperation with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). More information about the Early Music Day can be found on

On March 21st, the beginning of spring and Johann Sebastian Bach's birthday, concerts, conferences and other events related to early music are held around Europe with the purpose of increasing the awareness about the diversity of a shared historical musical heritage. Many of these events are available worldwide via online live streaming.

In Stockholm, SEMF is offering a concert in the German Church at 7.00 pm, also broadcast through the Swedish Radio. For more information, please see below.

Buy your tickets for the Early Music Day concert here! Welcome!

Thursday 21 March 2024

Johannes Geworkian Hellman • Clara Guldberg Ravn | Photo: © Fredrik Gille / Sona Hellman

Lorenzo D'Erasmo | Photo: © Ellen Schmauss

Music from an Tuscanian 14th century manuscript (Add MS 29987, British Museum)


Ghaetta (Anonyma)

Saltarello no.1  (Anonyma)

Tre Fontane  (Anonyma)

In Principio di Virtu  (Anonyma)

Lamento di Tristano  (Anonyma)

Saltarello no.3  (Anonyma)

Chominiciamento di Gioia  (Anonyma)

La Manfredina - La Rotta  (Anonyma)

Don't miss this musical meeting between the brillant Swedish hurdy-gurdy player Johannes Geworkian Hellman, the great Danish recorder player Clara Guldberg Ravn and the talented Italian percussionist Lorenzo D'Erasmo, EARLY MUSIC DAY is celebrated on 21 March, 7 pm in the German Church with a concert that brings new life to instrumental dances from European medieval manuscripts. By painting the music with fresh colours, with virtuosity, passion and joy, they invite the listeners to a distinctive and memorable artistic experience.

Tickets: 245-295 SEK, plus Tickster's service fee.

In cooperation with Istituto Italiano di Cultura

The concert is recorded by the SWEDISH RADIO and EBU.

19:00 - 20:00The German Church