Many know Tinctoris only by way of his famous theoretical treatises, but he also composed a great deal of fine vocal and instrumental works.
The 500 year old instrument is one of the earliest harpsichords that has survived the trials of travel and time.
Celebrate the holiday season with Nativity music from the late Renaissance in Europe, performed by the musicians of the Historical Performance Institute.
Open your mind—as well as your ears—as we listen to music from the distant past alongside related music by living composers.
Harmonia heads to Italy for a visit to Naples by way of two recent recordings.
Let’s take a quick look back in time, to the year 1700. . .the birth of Michel Blavet and Luigi Vanvitelli, the death of John Dryden, and more...
Let’s take a quick look back to the year 1500. Pinzon discovered an estuary of the Amazon, future Holy Roman Emperor Charles V was born, and more.
Part two of a series that looks into the life of George Frideric Handel from the perspective of the many places he lived.