“No description, no imagination can do justice to these compositions...the admiration of the musical world."
When asked to name a famous Polish pianist-composer before Chopin but after Haydn, how many would come up with the name Franciszek Lessel?
We’re headed into the 19th century with Hummel piano concertos, recorded for the first time on period instruments by Solamente Naturali.
The perennial question: "What is early music?" Help Harmonia in the beginning of our search for an answer.
A handful of Early Music links for the end of the week.