Scherzo has news of shutters coming down on three baroque ensembles, all for reasons of cutbacks in public funding in Spain and other European countries.
Hugo Reyne, flutist of Les Arts Florissants, has been obliged to disband La Simphonie du Marais (est. 1987) from next year.
Daniela Dolci will close Musica Fiorita before the year is out.
And Óscar Gershensohn is breaking up La Capilla Real de Madrid, which he founded in 1992.