Pamela Ruiter-Feenstra and Harmonious Blacksmith explore the essential place of improvisation in early music.
Kate Clark, Nigel North and the Attaignant Consort explore the flute as a consort and solo instrument in two new recordings.
Two new releases of music by John Dowland, a composer whose works are still being performed, admired and enjoyed.
Sonatas and concertos for violin by the French baroque composer, Jean-Marie Leclair, performed by violinists Adrian Butterfield and Luis Otavio Santos.
Hear from two new recordings that the The Sixteen released in 2013.
Two recently released CD’s feature music never before recorded.
Part three of our mini-series on the music of JS Bach: this week, Art of Fugue performed by Les Voix Humaines and the Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin.
Two recordings of the Bach cello suites, each with a completely different approach: Pieter Wispelway and Sigiswald Kuijken perform.
Viol player Susanne Heinrich and lutenist Miguel Rincón perform transcriptions of Bach's Solo Violin Sonatas and Partitas.
Music by the ensemble East of the River in a CD entitled Levantara, and 17th-century English music in a release called Strike the Viol.