We’ll hear from two composers at Bogotá Cathedral, explore the origins of the saraband, and discover the ensemble Musica Temprana. Plus, a recent CD by Piffaro.
The music of Bach performed on harpsichords built in 1740 and 1751.
We’re solving an antiphon mystery: Why are there so many pieces titled “In nomine”? We’ll find out why, as well as explore the origins of the sackbut.
Ensemble Gaudior, led by Alexandra MacCracken, perform music of Bach, Rameau, Biber and more.
The Canadian ensemble Tafelmusik celebrates the 400th anniversary of Galileo's first use of the telescope.
Chorales and sacred music sung in Norwegian, Danish and Swedish.
I sat down with Jacques earlier this spring to discuss his latest projects and some of his favorite recordings.
Explore music from the city of Ferrara, and hear “new music” from 17th c. Italy performed by the ensemble Quicksilver. Also, we pay tribute to Gustav Leonhardt.
A tribute to singer Montserrat Figueras who passed away in November 2011. Plus, we'll look at a couple of overshadowed composers that history has forgotten.
We remember the life and career of legendary early music performer, scholar, and teacher Gustav Leonhardt.