The Netherlands-based viol consort play music of Christopher Tye and John Jenkins.
From a man who reused music of fellow composers, to one who kept reusing his own...The Callipygian Players and London Handel Players perform.
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.
We're listening to music about music on this edition of Harmonia!
We're exploring paeans to solitude, songs of unrequited love—even a sumptuous soundscape sprung from a single note.
Love and loss are "yin and yang…" the heads and tails of a coin...the inevitability of one fed by the other.
Three recordings and three versions of Purcell’s "Musick for a While."
Wildcat Viols team up with Catherine Webster for music of seventeenth-century England.
The Canadian ensemble Tafelmusik celebrates the 400th anniversary of Galileo's first use of the telescope.
A look at Henry Purcell's small-scale compositions for keyboard, music for string ensembles, and songs.