It would be interesting to know the story behind the name of the ensemble, Beauty Farm. But never mind…it’s peculiar enough that you’re not likely to forget it!
Two recordings paint a picture through music of the life and Passion of Christ.
We’re exploring cases of mistaken identity and musical misattribution. Plus, we’ll hear medieval music performed by the ensemble Trefoil.
Music by Antonio de Cabezón from a 16th century collection called Obras de Música.
Josquin is famous, but have you ever heard of Jean Mouton, or Jean Richafort?
We’ll hear music created and published in Nuremberg, plus music by Schmelzer performed by the Freiburger Barock Consort.
A look at Obsidian Records, a new early music label, with performances of music by Josquin, Senfl, Verdelot, Tomkins, and from the court of Henry VIII.
Renaissance music by Jewish composers with the viola da gamba consort Fretwork.