We’re heading into battle this hour, for a sampling of music by, for, or about soldiers.
Hesperion XXI, Jordi Savall, Montserrat Figueras, peace and a dialogue of souls - what more do you need to know?
A tribute to singer Montserrat Figueras who passed away in November 2011. Plus, we'll look at a couple of overshadowed composers that history has forgotten.
A family dynasty that makes the Sopranos look like the Cleavers.
A continuation of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s New Brandenburgs series, The Cardinall’s Musick, and Jordi Savall.
Some of the best early music heard in the past year.
Anonymous 4 explores medieval English carol and early American Christmas song, Stile Antico serves up Tudor music, and Monserrat Figueras with Hesperion XXI.
A peek at four American early music concert series for the 2009-2010 season --- Berkeley, Seattle, Milwaukee, and Boston.
This week: the first part of an interview with Jordi Savall, internationally acclaimed viola da gamba virtuoso and director of Hesperion 21.
This week on Harmonia we look at the musical contributions of the Gonzagas, who ruled Mantua for nearly four hundred years.