Nate Helgeson

Bassoon, principal

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  • Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, since 2013
  • Pacific Baroque Orchestra, since 2013
  • Portland Baroque Orchestra, since 2012
  • Mercury, since 2012
  • Trinity Baroque Orchestra, since 2010
  • Concerto appearances with Portland Baroque Orchestra and Seattle Baroque Orchestra
  • Recordings with Apollo's Fire, Pacific Musicworks, and Trinity Baroque Orchestra

Allen Hamrick


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  • Grand Harmonie, since 2013
  • Trinity Baroque Orchestra, 2015-2017
  • Boston Early Music Festival, 2017 and 2019
  • La Fiocco, since 2016
  • Appearances at Toronto Bach Festival and Charlotte Bach Festival, 2018
  • Bruce Kovner Scholarship, Historical Performance, The Juilliard School, 2012-2014
  • Bassoon Faculty, Wellesley Public School Extension Program, since 2016

Christopher Belluscio


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  • Co-Founder, Grand Harmonie

  • Performer on all manner of historical trumpets including natural, keyed, slide, and early valve instruments.

  • Frequent performer with Boston Baroque and Handel and Haydn Society

  • Lecture performances at Boston Museum of Fine Arts and Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Recitals given throughout the Northeast covering over 400 years of brass music


Michael Holmes


  • Artistic Director, Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble, since 1998

  • Washington Bach Consort, since 2000; Richmond Symphony, 1992-1999

  • Recordings: Mass in Honor of the Immaculate Conception (MSR Classics), Viva Italia: Sacred Music from 17th Century Rome (Finlandia)

  • Music Director, Orchestra of the 17th Century, Washington D.C., 2000-2010

  • Lecturer in Music Literature, Towson University, 2010-15

  • Director, University of Maryland Collegium Musicum, 2003-06

  • Fulbright Scholar, Helsinki, Finland 2001