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.