Marco Dall’Aquila bridged the gap between two very different periods in the life of the lute, its music, and its playing techniques.
Verdelot’s madrigals (“à la Ganassi”) from the ensemble Doulce Mémoire.
Organist Francesco Cera plays an original positive organ built in 1772, now kept at the Franciscan Convent of Lustra Cilento in Italy.
Celebrate the holiday season with Nativity music from the late Renaissance in Europe, performed by the musicians of the Historical Performance Institute.
Ring Around Quartet and Consort sing Frottole: Popular songs of Renaissance Italy.
A tour of the violin in Italy with music by composers both famous and forgotten.
Mikolaj Zielenski was a minor composer but nonetheless a good one, and his music deserves to be heard more often.
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.
"Tinker, Tailor, / Soldier, Sailor, / Rich Man, Poor Man, / Beggar Man, Thief..."