We’re celebrating the achievements of Reinhard Goebel, founder of Musica Antiqua Köln. Plus, more about 17th-c. theorist A. Kircher and a CD by Quire Cleveland.
We’re touring Vienna, with works by Haydn and Beethoven performed on period instruments, instrumental sonatas by Schmelzer and a groundbreaking opera by Gluck.
Let’s take a quick look back in time to the year 1645: pirate William Kidd was born, composer Tobias Hume died, and the first hospital was founded in Montreal.
Let’s take a quick look back in time to the year 1410 -- the birth of Ockeghem and the installation of the world's oldest running clock!
Let’s take a quick look back in time to 1801: the discovery of Ceres, the execution of an American murderer, the death of a virtuoso violinist, and more.
We’re on a musical tour of Madrid, where Roman, Visigothic, Jewish, Moorish and countless other traditions converged. Plus, a featured CD of Armenian music.
Let’s take a quick look back in time to the year 1350 and the birth of a Dominican friar, the death of two kings, and the Battle of Winchelsea.
Music from Occitan courts, Italian stages, and the cloisters of Italy and Mexico.
Let’s take a quick look back in time. . . to the year 1156, the death of Finland's Saint Henry and France's Peter the Venerable, and the birth a french count.
We’re shining a spotlight on soprano Julianne Baird. We’ll also hear a modern approach to English renaissance music on a featured release by Joel Frederiksen.