We’re spending time with composers who played and wrote for bass instruments, and we’ll explore music for three violins and hear chant from the Thomas Gradual.
Two Gregorian Masses from the Thomas Gradual St. Thomas Church, Leipzig, c. 1300
We've handpicked a variety of early music recordings – new and old – to help get you into the spirit of the holiday season: Bach, Schutz, chant and more.
Anonymous 4 marks the current millennium by looking backward to the previous one with a mass from about the year 1000.
A look at the work of Marcel Pérès, an introduction to the viola da gamba, and a featured release highlighting some of the earliest music for the cello.
We’re taking a look at the career of Anonymous 4, and hearing music from a treasury of English polyphony. Plus a featured recording by the ensemble La Fenice.
A sampling of music from Anonymous 4's newest album.
Music for the chalumeau. Plus, chant from the early Maronite Christian tradition, and a featured release from the Gregorian Ensemble of Notre Dame de Paris.
Revisions to an old tradition make for some great early music in the 20th century.