Columbia Baroque
Columbia Baroque

Columbia Baroque is a professional chamber ensemble comprised of South Carolina’s leading Baroque music specialists, each with distinguished careers as chamber musicians, teachers and soloists. Our mission is: Bringing Baroque music to life for the modern audience through education and historically inspired performance.

Columbia Baroque presents spirited and sublime performances with varying combinations of voice, recorder, violin, viola da gamba and harpsichord. During the past concert season, we performed for over 2,300 people in South Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina.

Summer Institute 2016

Summer InstitutePlease join us in July for a series of master classes in baroque recorder.


2015-2016 Concerts

Our 2015-2016 concert dates are now available to view on our concerts page.

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Our Next Concert
Serena Hill-LaRocheAcross the Water with Columbia Baroque
Friday, May 13, 2016
7:00 p.m. Concert Conversations with Peter Hoyt
7:30 p.m. Performance
Recital Hall,
University of South Carolina School of Music,
813 Assembly Street, Columbia

"The Danube"

Add some early music to your life this spring! Join Columbia Baroque with special guest artist Serena Hill-LaRoche, soprano, for a concert of music composed and performed at the Austro-Hungarian courts featuring vocal works by Monteverdi and Gluck; a recorder concerto by Vivaldi; and closing the season with Pachelbel’s “Canon and Gigue in D major.”

Columbia Baroque & Midlands Gives May 3rd!