The Tempest is one of Shakespeare’s most inherently musical plays. From pipe and tabor to Classical orchestra, the spirit Ariel soars with sweet melodies.
We’re spending time with composers who played and wrote for bass instruments, and we’ll explore music for three violins and hear chant from the Thomas Gradual.
We’re exploring some of the oldest musical centers of London.
We’ll hear from Theatre of Voices, Gloriae dei Cantores Schola, The Choir of Westminster Cathedral and more. Maybe you’ll discover something for your wish list!
An exploration of George Frideric Handel’s music, including his compositions for German patrons, London audiences, and a royal boat trip down the Thames.
Part one of a series that looks into the life of George Frideric Handel from the perspective of the many places he lived.
This week, the Harmonia Traditions Series explores early memorials. Plus, Claire Guimond and Sonnerie perform in a new recording of Mozart's flute quartets.