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Newe Vialles is a London-based viol consort, performing early viola da gamba music from the time of Henry VIII, Shakespeare and Elizabeth I up to and including contemporary works. Our repertoire includes music by Byrd, Gibbons, Purcell, Lawes, Jenkins and Holborne. We give regular concerts in London, the UK and throughout Europe.


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  • Newe Vialles in Bristol – March 5th 2017 - On March 5th we will be performing our Shirley Partbooks programme at St Mary Redcliffe Church in Bristol, followed by an evensong with the choir of St Mary Redcliffe, where we will accompany them in Orlando Gibbons’ Second Service. The concert will be at 3.30pm followed by Evensong at 6.30pm. Further details and ticketing information […]
  • Newe Vialles at the International Festival of Viols - We are delighted to announce that we are giving a concert in the International Festival of Viols at the Royal College of Music on the 14th of November. The festival is now in its 10th year, and brings together viol players from all over the world for a series of concerts and masterclasses. We are […]
  • Renaissance Reimagined with the New Cambridge Singers - We are excited to have received the music for Everybloom, a new composition by Giles Swayne for mixed choir and viols based on texts from Joyce’s Ulysses, which we are premiering with the New Cambridge Singers in April 2017 as part of their programme Renaissance Reimagined. Also on the programme is Tallis’ spectacular 40-part motet […]