An ancient instrument serves as the muse for new music.
La Donna Musicale performs Anna Bon, soprano Carolyn Sampson and lutenist Matthew Wadsworth explore John Dowland, and Stile Antico surveys John Sheppard.
Philip Picket leads the Musicians of the Globe in music from Shakespeare's plays and the Masque of Oberon.
Lutenist Nigel North answers questions about his connection to the music of John Dowland.
American countertenor Steven Rickards answers questions about his voice type and aspects of his career.
Harmonia takes a trip this week through Renaissance England, Italy, and Spain with the London-based ensemble Circa 1500 and its director Nancy Hadden.
Recordings of Spanish colonial music released by the Fundacion de Musica, an organization devoted to the research and study of Colombia’s music history.
Music performed by a host of artists and ensembles, including Ex Cathedra, Nachtmusique, Huelgas Ensemble, Les Talens Lyrique, Doulce Memoire, and many others.
A new release of Robert Dowland's Musical banquet (ECM) with Nigel North and Monika Mauch followed by volume three of John Dowland's lute music (Naxos).
This week on Harmonia we’ll look at the rose as a symbol for a person, place, and thing.