We’re on a musical tour of Madrid, where Roman, Visigothic, Jewish, Moorish and countless other traditions converged. Plus, a featured CD of Armenian music.
We’re visiting that very special genre of English choral music with three new CD's
Music from a 500 year old manuscript of Latin liturgical music from pre-Reformation England.
We’ll hear songs pirates would have sung during their daily work, take a look back at songs about the sea from Medieval Iceland, and more.
J.S. Bach's "Magnificat" (Channel Classics) and Purcell's "Dido & Aeneas" (Ambronay).
Music written by some of the most significant female composers of the baroque era.
This week, a sampling of one of the most famous texts from the Christian church service--the Magnificat. Also, a new release by English viol consort Concordia.