La Nuova Musica

Welcome to the website of La Nuova Musica, a baroque ensemble dedicated to ardent and vivid performances of music from the Renaissance and Baroque, directed by David Bates.

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Handel – Quel fior che all’alba ride

David Bates accompanies Ali Ponsford-Hill and Amy Caroline Wood singing Handel's "Quel fior che all'alba ride" - HWV 192. Handel went on to use the … [read more.....]

4 Star Review in the Telegraph for Alcina

Joanna Lumley narrates Alcina at St John's Smith Square, pictured her with soprano Rebbecca Bottone (Photo: Nick Rutter)   Thanks to Ivan … [read more.....]

Joanna Lumley to narrate Alcina at SJSS

Star of stage and screen Joanna Lumley will lead LNM's unique performance of Handel's Alcina. For the first time ever, Handel’s masterpiece will be … [read more.....]

Live From Wigmore Hall

Watch our concert of Vivaldi, Handel, Corelli and Nico Muhly recorded live at Wigmore Hall, London David Bates and his Baroque ensemble bring … [read more.....]