The Basel based chamber orchestra I TEMPI hopes to bridge the separation between baroque and modern orchestras.
Plucked instruments—lutes, guitars, harps and harpsichords will pick and pizz us through the hour. Plus, a special tribute to lute player Pat O’Brien.
Three recordings and three versions of Purcell’s "Musick for a While."
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.
17th-century instrumental music with Stephen Stubbs and Maxine Eilander (ATMA), and Rolf Lislevand with Ensemble Kapsberger (Astree).
Guitarist Richard Savino explores the music of Ludovico Roncalli on the Dorian label while Taro Takeuchi performs a 17th Century program for Deux-Elles.