More recently, here is the opening of a Christmas concert performed at the Arithmeum in Bonn in December 2019, with lutenist David Bergmüller, and on the harpsichord, Michael Borgstede. This is a potpourri of various 17th-century versions of: Von Himmel hoch, da komm ich her
Finally, Arcomelos also appears as a larger group, sometimes with a singer,
performing relatively seldom heard ensemble music from the 17th and 18th centuries, including music by
Biber, Schmelzer, and members of the Bach family.
You can see sample programmes in all combinations by following the "Programmes" link.
As for our name, Arco (Italian) bow, melos (Greek)
song, melody. Hence Arcomelos, "to sing with the bow", or "the melodious bow".
Also, most certainly not coincidentally, Arcomelo was Arcangelo Corelli's membership name
in the Arcadian Academy in Rome.