New videos available!

Thanks to The Early Music Shop and Matt Jolly, we have some great footage of PIVA playing on the Dome Stage at Snape Maltings.  Either look at our Sights and Sounds page on our website ( for a selection or go to our YouTube page to watch these and others. (  They’re a great souvenir […]

New Fanfare!

PIVA are honoured that LIFEM (London International Festival of Early Music) has commissioned the composer, Toby Young, (  to write a fanfare for the group.  Its premiere will be at the opening of this year’s event on the 11th November.  The piece is called ‘At the Fair’ written for four rauschpfeifen, bass dulcian and percussion.  It must be […]

Medieval Music at Halsway!

PIVA members, Mary Mohan and Jude Rees, will be back at Halsway this November but playing medieval rather than renaissance music. With their group, Archaedium, they will be leading you into the world of cantigas, estampies and ductias. Further details direct from Halsway