It's the art of musical name-dropping—paying respect to the masters that came before. This week, we bring you music that gives credit where credit is due!
We bring you a program of early music with texts inspired by both romantic and symbolic associations with flowers.
We've got the lowdown on music written for guys with supremely subterranean vocal ranges...
We’re throwing open the barn doors with music inspired by sheep, cats, chickens—even the frogs down by the creek.
For many composers grappling with the death of a colleague or patron, the best memorial proved to be...music. We’ll hear a selection of musical memorials.
We’re celebrating gardens and harvesting musical blooms from across the centuries—flowers and fruit and everything green.
Trefoil performs music centering on the symbolism of flowers in the music and poetry of the Middle Ages.
Josquin des Prez set a text about a thousand regrets to music, and it swept through Europe like a fever! We’ll hear a multitude of settings.
A look at the poetry behind some of the most popular Renaissance vocal music. Plus, Nigel North performs in a featured release of music by Robert Johnson.
Love songs from the Renaissance by composers Luzzaschi, Crecquillon, Henry VIII, and Senfl.