Laughter and tears: two of the most human forms of expression. This week on Harmonia, you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll sample a recording by John Holloway.
Gratitude is a theme often explored in early music, and we’ll hear expressions of thanks from a variety of sources on this edition of Harmonia.
We're exploring early music exchanges between Japan and Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. Plus we’ll hear music of the cornetto and Bach Collegium Japan.
Collegium Vocale Gent and Bach Collegium Japan in two new releases of Bach cantatas.
The beginning of an exploration of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s commissions inspired by the Brandenburg Concertos of J.S. Bach.
Notable recordings of George Frideric Handel's oratorio "Messiah."
Masaaki Suzuki, founder and music director of the Bach Collegium Japan, will spend the next two academic years teaching at Yale University.
An exploration of the lighter side of four human vices.
This week, the Harmonia Traditions Series explores traditional songs and hymns from many cultures…and a new release by the Bach Collegium Japan.
Spooky, scary, and strange music from the past, plus a treat: a recording from Stephen Stubbs and Teatro Lirico.