An exploration of George Frideric Handel’s music, including his compositions for German patrons, London audiences, and a royal boat trip down the Thames.
The fraternal organization known as Freemasonry is explored and its connection to two 18th-century composers who were members—Joseph Haydn and W. A. Mozart.
An exploration of the most important French dance manual of the Late Renaissance, which includes advice for dancing, fencing, and proper etiquette for men.
Not long after his commercial success with the music of John Dowland, Sting explores Robert Schumann's music for a good cause.
A survey of established Early Music ensembles and organizations in the great state of Texas.
A few Early Music links for the end of the week (plus recent blog posts).
Lutenist Nigel North answers questions about his connection to the music of John Dowland.