A concerto program from the Irish Baroque Orchestra features instruments less often on exhibit in solo roles, as well as instruments in unusual combinations.
We’re spinning some of early music’s “hit #1 singles,” alongside some listener requests.
We’ll sample storms on sea and land, plus a featured release by the stormily named American baroque orchestra Tempesta di Mare.
A tour of the violin in Italy with music by composers both famous and forgotten.
The Munich Baroque Soloists play familiar and not-so-familiar music. Revisit Vivaldi favorites and get to know Johann Zach.
This hour, we'll hear music by, for and about various "Catherines," shine a spotlight on Catherine Mackintosh, and feature a CD by the ensemble La Reverdie.
"Tinker, Tailor, / Soldier, Sailor, / Rich Man, Poor Man, / Beggar Man, Thief..."
Vivaldi’s Four Seasons may be the most famous, but they weren’t the only ones composed during the Baroque era.
Two new recordings of bassoon concertos by Antonio Vivaldi.
Let’s take a quick look back in time…to the year 1715, the pinnacle of Stradivari's "golden period," the Sun King's death, and more.