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.
"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.
Les Basses Réunies and music of the soldier-musician Tobias Hume.
Udite, Amanti: Lovers, Beware! - Music from the seventeenth-century Barberini courts.
Quire Cleveland presents a program of music by American composers that extends from the first book printed in North America to 20th century composer Amy Beach.
Violinist Stanley Ritchie and harpsichordist Elisabeth Wright have each released their own solo recordings of the music of J.S. Bach.