Two recordings explore a pastiche of musical styles in England and France across several centuries.
L'Ensemble Portique of Chicago plays Boismortier Trio Sonatas on recorder, violin, viola da gamba, violoncello and harpsichord.
Let's take a quick look back in time...to the death of Margaret Stewart and birth of one popular preacher and two prominent composers, in the year 1445.
Let’s take a quick look back in time... to the battle of Margate, the establishment of the oldest university in Germany, and more...in the year 1386.
Music by a mysterious figure from medieval France.
Here's a little holiday cheer a la Charpentier.
We’ll dance at the court of Louis XIV to works by Jean-Baptiste Lully, and sound the bagpipe across time and space! Plus, a featured release by Anonymous 4.
Robin and Marian before Nottingham and the Merry Men.
A composer who could coordinate more than just his fingers.
This week, music from one of the many English Henrys.