Starting in 1995 Ensemble Villancico has toured more than thirty countries with its Early World Music repertoire - foremost Latin American baroque music and early music with links to the Nordic region. With joyful intensity and first class musical qualities the group has gained a reputation world-wide as a leading interpreter in its genre.
Oct 5 2021
¡Fiesta barroca latina! at the Museum of History, October 15th! Welcome back to culture!
¡FIESTA BARROCA LATINA! - a staged concert, is presented October 15th, 6 pm in the Broque Hall of the Swedish History Museum, Stockholm, in cooperation with Welcome back to Culture! / the City of Stockholm. Entrance fee only 100 SEK!
Seats not numbered. Buy your ticket HERE!
Dec 8 2019
World première CD release concert! Sweden's Earliest Polyphonic Mass - anno 1598 performes 14/12!
On the occasion of the very first CD-recording of Missa Lauda Hierusalem by Swedish composer Bertil Kellner's (Bartolomeus Chellnerus),- the oldest Swedish liturgical polyphonic composition by a known author - Ensemble Villancico, conducted by Peter Pontvik, performs these mass with vocal soloists, brass ensemble and organ.
Oct 3 2019
Read the review from the concert in Naples!
Read the review in criticaclassica from the ensemble's concert in Naples 4/12/2018 (in Italian).
Oct 3 2019
Echoes from Villancico's Denmark-Croatia tour!
Apr 16 2018
Read the nice review from the concert in Bogotá 28/3/2018 (in Spanish)!
Mar 18 2018
Ensemble Villancico on South American tour, March 24-30!
Time again for the ensemble for a South American tour - in this opportunity to Ecuador and Colombia. Invited by the Festival de Música Sacra in Quito and the Banco de la República in Bogotá, the ensemble offers three concerts on March 26, 27 and 28.
Villancico thanks Kulturrådet and the Karlsson Játiva familiy for their support, that made these events possible. More info here:
Jan 30 2018