The Boston Camerata

Anne Azéma, Artistic Director

Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque and early American music



The Boston Camerata is America’s preëminent early music ensemble. Founded in 1954, Camerata has been under the direction of French-born singer and scholar Anne Azéma since autumn, 2008.


“America’s foremost early music ensemble” – Le Monde, Paris


“An evening of glorious musicianship and just plain fun” – The Grand Rapids (Michigan) Press


“A body of work that rivals the accomplishments of any ensemble” – The Boston Herald


“Boston Camerata, where have you been all my life?” – The New York Times


“A many-colored tapestry….exuberant and ecstatic” – The Washington Post


“Stunning” – The Morning Post, Sidney Australia


“Ravishingly beautiful” – The Dominion Post, Wellington, New Zealand


“Beautifully honed simplicity….performed with heartbreaking purity” – The Guardian, U.K.