Red Priest is an utterly fantastic baroque quartet, mixing musicianship,
scholarship and virtuoso performance, with staging that brings
the music to life. Founded in 1997, they are proving to be a
great success in the world of early music. Musicologist and
broadcaster George Pratt captured the group's extravagantly
baroque ethos when he said:
"If nobody goes over the top, |
how will we know what lies
on the other side?"
The map at right shows the concerts we know about. The
larger the green dot, the more imminent the event. The
actual list is given on the Red Priest Concert Schedule page.
We've been to three of their concerts: