Marco Dall’Aquila bridged the gap between two very different periods in the life of the lute, its music, and its playing techniques.
Mendelssohn's three sonatas for violin and fortepiano played on 19th century period instruments.
Ensemble Zefiro explores Bach's associations with France, and the incorporation of the French style into his music.
Verdelot’s madrigals (“à la Ganassi”) from the ensemble Doulce Mémoire.
It would be interesting to know the story behind the name of the ensemble, Beauty Farm. But never mind…it’s peculiar enough that you’re not likely to forget it!
Chopin’s famous concertos played on two original Erard grand pianos.
Gaspard Le Roux: a composer whose music looms large, but whose life remains in the shadows.
Music by Friedrich Kuhlau played by an ensemble with a dual musical and environmental mission.
Organist Francesco Cera plays an original positive organ built in 1772, now kept at the Franciscan Convent of Lustra Cilento in Italy.