“No one concert this group performs is conventional… One cannot deny PHOENIX’s superb musicianship in whatever it tackles. Those of us looking for first class performance will never be disappointed by PHOENIX. It has set new standards for Early Music performance in Israel.” Go Jerusalem
Myrna Herzog plays and introduces different bowed instruments which were in use in the Middle Ages (vielle), the Renaissance (rabel or rabeca - still used as a folk instrument) and the Baroque (baroque cello, bass viola da gamba and quinton).
Tous les Matins du Monde
A viol solo recital and lecture by Myrna Herzog in Istambul. Music by Ste. Colombe father and son, Lully, Marais, related to Alain Corneau's film, followed by a lecture on the film's main character, the elusive figure of Mr. de Ste. Colombe. Read more...
A program of Spanish and Latin-American music from the archives the Seminario de Santo Antonio Abad de Cusco, conceived and directed by Myrna Herzog joining members of PHOENIX and Argentinian musicians. The concert takes place in Buenos Aires.
Memories from Spain
A viola da gamba solo recital by Myrna Herzog in Buenos Aires: The viola da gamba winding road from its birthplace in Renaissance Spain (mythical Sefarad) to Baroque Latin America and Japan.
A mystical program brings us the best of Baroque imagination: Chariots of Shadows carrying the night while Angels glide in the skies, bright and fair. Starring Sharon Rostorf and a super team of PHOENIX musicians.
The program is devoted to Jean-Philippe Rameau's Pièces de Clavecin en Concert, the sole chamber music work by the great composer, in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of the his death.