A french flute player with an Italian nickname, Jacques Martin Hotteterre, "Le Romain."
Opella Musica and the Camerata Lipsiensis release the first installment of an ongoing series devoted to Johann Kuhnau’s complete sacred works.
We’re investigating the moniker Monica! We’ll trace a tune dubbed “Monica” that was popular throughout Europe for two centuries, and so much more...
"I wrote like the devil in those days, and chiefly for the oboe, which was my favorite instrument."
Good things come in small packages, like a manuscript of viol music held at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris.
Music from an ensemble who hopes to pass “seamlessly between different eras and musical styles, between now and then."
Jealousy, murder, crimes of passion, hired assassins, and Marenzio's music for a pacifatory marriage.
Plucked instruments—lutes, guitars, harps and harpsichords will pick and pizz us through the hour. Plus, a special tribute to lute player Pat O’Brien.
Les Basses Réunies and music of the soldier-musician Tobias Hume.
Udite, Amanti: Lovers, Beware! - Music from the seventeenth-century Barberini courts.