The 2nd annual N.C. Historically Informed Performance (HIP) Music Festival, sponsored by the Mallarmé Chamber Players, continues this weekend with two intriguing events. First, the chamber choir, Voices of a New Renaissance, presents its “Love and Loss” concert, featuring Renaissance and Baroque works by Josquin, Tallis, Monteverdi, Purcell and Charpentier (7 p.m. Saturday, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, $5-$20). Then on Sunday, Mallarmé offers its “Baroque Hipster” concert with performances of Bach’s “Brandenburg” Concerto No. 2 and the premiere of Duke composer Stephen Jaffe’s Chamber Concerto No. 3 “HIP.” (3 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, Durham, $20-$25, students $5). hip.mallarmemusic.org.
• The Voices of a New Renaissance concert outlined above is also on the concert series at Raleigh’s Christ Episcopal Church on Friday. The 7 p.m. concert is free. voanr.com