Mezzo-soprano Vivica Genaux sings baroque arias composed for castrato Farinelli and Le Concert de Nations performs excerpts from Vivaldi's opera 'Farnace.'
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of the publication of Claudio Monteverdi’s “Marian Vespers” of 1610.
Jordi Savall explores music for the Cathars (Alia Vox), and the Tallis Scholars perform Victoria's Lamentations (Gimell).
This week on Harmonia: early music specialists perform traditional music from Ireland and Scotland
Youtube discoveries of music by Italian Renaissance composer Antonio Valente.
A look at two new releases that feature Celtic music performed on the viola da gamba, with Jordi Savall (The Celtic Viol) and Tina Chancey (The Versatile Viol).
An exploration of the lighter side of four human vices.
Jordi Savall and Le Concert des Nations bring us theater music from the court of Louis XIV.
On Harmonia this week, the second half of a two-part program featuring an interview with viola da gamba virtuoso Jordi Savall.
This week: the first part of an interview with Jordi Savall, internationally acclaimed viola da gamba virtuoso and director of Hesperion 21.