A new ambitious project from Trio Settecento: the complete Op. 2 Sonate Accademiche by Francesco Maria Veracini.
Bach mentored over 80 students, not the least of them his own sons. Bach’s very last student though was one he taught on his deathbed: Johann Gottfried Müthel.
Ring Around Quartet and Consort sing Frottole: Popular songs of Renaissance Italy.
Agave Baroque and countertenor Reginald Mobley perform music by the Italian nun Isabella Leonarda.
Ensemble Dragma's first CD is a recording devoted to the 15th-century poet-musician Heinrich Laufenberg.
Bernard Foccroulle plays his own compositions for historical organs.
Susie Napper, Margaret Little, and Consort Les Voix Humaine play viol pieces by Kühnel.
Janitsch hosted weekly parties on Fridays for professionals and amateurs to play music together. The gathering came to be known as the “Friday Academy.”