Past Events

Recon 3

  • Venue: Music Department, Newcastle University (18 Windsor Terrace, Room 1.06)
  • Start: Fri, 11 Mar 2016 13:30:00 GMT
  • End: Sun, 13 Mar 2016 12:30:00 GMT

Our final residential workshop dedicated to the polyphonic reconstruction of the missing tenor book from Baldwin Partbooks (GB-Och: Mus979-83) will take place at Newcastle University on 11-13 March 2016. (You can find out what to expect via the Storify's of our previous workshops at Oxford and Cambridge)


  • Friday 11 March, 2.00pm-5.00pm: John Sheppard and Robert White (Magnus Williamson, Newcastle University);
  • Saturday 12 March, 9.30am-1.00pm: William Byrd (Andrew Johnstone, Trinity College, Dublin);
  • Saturday 12 March, 2.00pm-5.30pm: Luca Marenzio (Marina Toffetti, University of Padua);
  • Sunday 13 March, 10.00am-1.00pm: William Mundy (Tim Symons, Early English Church Music).

Suitable for: second- and third-year undergraduates; postgraduate students; interested amateur participants with training in harmony and counterpoint; interested observers.

Requirements: please notify the principal investigator ( by 2nd March if you wish to attend using this form: ‌. An accommodation list will be provided on request, and bursaries are available for students and unwaged.

Associated event: The Touches of Sweet Harmony – concert by Tudor Partbooks collaborators Stile Antico, St John the Baptist, Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Friday 11 March at 7.30pm; in association with the Newcastle Early Music Festival (details here).


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