It would be interesting to know the story behind the name of the ensemble, Beauty Farm. But never mind…it’s peculiar enough that you’re not likely to forget it!
Chopin’s famous concertos played on two original Erard grand pianos.
Gaspard Le Roux: a composer whose music looms large, but whose life remains in the shadows.
Music by Friedrich Kuhlau played by an ensemble with a dual musical and environmental mission.
Organist Francesco Cera plays an original positive organ built in 1772, now kept at the Franciscan Convent of Lustra Cilento in Italy.
The Music Division of the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts owes much of its collection to the 19th century financier, Joseph W. Drexel.
The Basel based chamber orchestra I TEMPI hopes to bridge the separation between baroque and modern orchestras.
Two Boston based ensembles, Newton Baroque and Exsultemus, come together in a world-premiere recording of Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer's Vespers.
A concerto program from the Irish Baroque Orchestra features instruments less often on exhibit in solo roles, as well as instruments in unusual combinations.