Gaspard Le Roux: a composer whose music looms large, but whose life remains in the shadows.
A french flute player with an Italian nickname, Jacques Martin Hotteterre, "Le Romain."
Like father, like son—music seemed to run in the family for the Manfredini’s.
Looking back at the giants and geniuses of music history through the medium of the string quartet: Palestrina, Lasso, Castello, Bach, Mozart, Pleyel and more.
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.
Take a tour of Marin Marias' life's work by way of three new recordings.
New and classic recordings that made a lasting impression in 2009.
A handful of early music links for the end of the week.
A new release from the Alpha label brings us Bruno Cocset in a program of cello sonatas by Francesco Geminiani.
Ensemble Rebel performs music for two violins and basso continuo by Corelli and Telemann.