Marco Dall’Aquila bridged the gap between two very different periods in the life of the lute, its music, and its playing techniques.
Taverner’s Western Wind Mass is considered the first mass of its kind in England to use a secular tune rather than plainchant as its cantus firmus.
The Tallis Scholars most recent release of music by John Taverner takes the choir to new heights.
This hour, we bring you kisses in all times and tempos. Plus, we bid farewell to multi-instrumentalist Tom Zajac, who passed away on August 31, 2015.
Roberta Invernizzi and Filippo Mineccia sing music from the Baroque era in Italy.
For many composers grappling with the death of a colleague or patron, the best memorial proved to be...music. We’ll hear a selection of musical memorials.
Kate Clark, Nigel North and the Attaignant Consort explore the flute as a consort and solo instrument in two new recordings.
A journey through the Christian holy season with two recent recordings.
We’re exploring music for saints associated with the Celtic Isles. Plus, we’ll focus on the harp's use in Renaissance consorts and hear music from Atalante.
We'll hear performances from the six finalists of Early Music America’s 2012 Baroque Performance Competition, plus a featured release from Blue Heron.