Formed: 1970 in Ghent, Belgium
Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s
The Collegium Vocale is a vocal ensemble known for its authentic performances of Baroque and pre-Baroque music.
The name "Collegium Vocale" is a generic term for a vocal ensemble with connections to a center of learning or other scholarly background. This is the best-known of several groups using the term as their name, so to avoid confusion, it is often identified as the one founded in Ghent, Belgium. In 1970 the Belgian musician Philippe Herreweghe founded this Collegium Vocale to apply the fruits... Full bio