A look at the poetry behind some of the most popular Renaissance vocal music. Plus, Nigel North performs in a featured release of music by Robert Johnson.
Paul O’Dette explores lute pieces by dall’Aquila, the I.U. Pro Arte ensemble digs into the Spanish Renaissance, and Los Musicos de Su Alteza performs Samaniego.
Lutenist Nigel North answers questions about his connection to the music of John Dowland.
The first printed music for the lute, Francesco Spinacino’s "Intabulatura de lauto" of 1507... plus a new release of music by Georg Muffat.
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.
Love songs for voice and lute are the focus this week with soprano Linda Tsatsanis and lutenist John Lenti.
Paul O'Dette brings us a program of lute music by Melchior Neusidler. We'll also listen to a classic release by O'Dette of works by Nicolas Vallet.
An ATMA label release of selections from the Scottish Balcarres Lute Book with French-Canadian lutenist Sylvain Bergeron.