We bring you a program of early music with texts inspired by both romantic and symbolic associations with flowers.
We’re celebrating the achievements of Reinhard Goebel, founder of Musica Antiqua Köln. Plus, more about 17th-c. theorist A. Kircher and a CD by Quire Cleveland.
A recent release of instrumental music by Thomas Simpson and William Brade performed by the Bremen Weser-Renaissance ensemble.
Let’s take a quick look back in time to 1801: the discovery of Ceres, the execution of an American murderer, the death of a virtuoso violinist, and more.
Allison Mackay speaks about The Galileo Project. Plus, we explore the vihuela, and our featured release takes us down the path of the Pied Piper.
Let’s take a quick look back in time. . . . We spun the wheel, and it landed on 1333, a year of wars, murders and flood and so much more.
We’ll hear music created and published in Nuremberg, plus music by Schmelzer performed by the Freiburger Barock Consort.
Let’s take a quick look back in time. . . to the year 1170. . .and the birth of Sir Walter of the Bird-Field, and the death of a bear and an archbishop.
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.
This week, Bach's influence continues to spread to the string instruments.