This week on Harmonia, we’ll hit the road, exploring medieval and renaissance songs of travel, mostly from Spain and Portugal.
We’re throwing open the barn doors with music inspired by sheep, cats, chickens—even the frogs down by the creek.
We're listening to music about music on this edition of Harmonia!
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 touring Vienna, with works by Haydn and Beethoven performed on period instruments, instrumental sonatas by Schmelzer and a groundbreaking opera by Gluck.
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.
This week, the Harmonia Traditions Series explores the end of a year and beginning of a new one. Plus, a new release of music by Boismortier.