Phantasm plays John Ward's four part viol fantasies. Plus, Ward's verse anthems with the Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford.
This hour, we'll hear some bawdy songs and tragic ballads, as well as more uplifting, devotional songs and hymns. Plus, a featured CD of Tudor church music.
This hour, we'll hear music by, for and about various "Catherines," shine a spotlight on Catherine Mackintosh, and feature a CD by the ensemble La Reverdie.
Music from an important source of English music from the era of Henry VIII.
Music of brothels and bawdy houses of Purcell's England, performed by The City Waites.
Gratitude is a theme often explored in early music, and we’ll hear expressions of thanks from a variety of sources on this edition of Harmonia.
Did you know there was another composer in late 17th century England with the surname Purcell, besides Henry?
The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, sings music from Taverner to Tavener!
Let’s take a quick look back in time. . . to the year 1562.
This week, the Traditions Series explores the celebration of name days and birthdays. Also, a new release by harpsichordist Elizabeth Farr.