Jealousy, murder, crimes of passion, hired assassins, and Marenzio's music for a pacifatory marriage.
Udite, Amanti: Lovers, Beware! - Music from the seventeenth-century Barberini courts.
We're listening to music about music on this edition of Harmonia!
Love’s gone bad this hour on Harmonia, as we explore music by—and for—the brokenhearted.
Love and loss are "yin and yang…" the heads and tails of a coin...the inevitability of one fed by the other.
Let’s take a quick look back to 17th-century Portugal and the legend of the famous love-sick nun, Mariana Alcoforado.
We’re exploring the many faces of love. In its various guises, love is tender, desperate, misguided, sweet, jealous, confusing, funny…you name it!
No, we're not referring to the Beethoven movie... We're celebrating love on this episode with words by Petrarch, iconic lovers like Robin and Marion, and more.