Brian
Franklin

Various Renaissance and Baroque viols

Roots
I was in the USA born, am but in Toronto, Canada, atgrown.

Studies
I have at Jordi Savall at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis studies.

Professional
I am a viola da gamba player and teacher, play in various groups and teach in Zurich (music school Conservatory Zurich). I am also at Organizing Committee of the “Abendmusiken in der Preacher Church Basel” and play regularly in the Concerts of this series.

Why
I chose this career because I loved playing the viola da gamba.

Elective Affinities
As a teenager listened to I liked to listen records of the Leonhardt Consort, the Alarius Ensemble, the Studio of Early Music and other other early music ensembleswhich were active in the early and mid 1970s. active were.


One more thing

The most important Event in my in my life, when I at 20 years to Basel cameto study at the SCB to study

2024

September

The Bassanos

Homage to the recorder family
Sun 29.09.24 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche,
Historical Museum Basel

October

Magnum opus musicum 1604

Tribute to Orlando di Lasso
Sun 27.10.24 18:15 Concert

Martinskirche
Basel

November

Du Fay 550

Music for a lifetime
Sun 24.11.24 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche
Historisches Museum Basel

December

Now sing and rejoice

Sing-along Concert
Sun 29.12.24 17:45 Workshop 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche