What do the Mardi Gras parades of New Orleans, the famous Carnival of Venice, and the Jewish holiday Purim all have in common? Why, costumes, of course!
Tired of jingle bells yet? This week on Harmonia, join us for something a little different.
This week on Harmonia we’ll explore this wide swath of music history through the Medici lens.
They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
Dulcian is one of many names used to describe the one-piece ancestor of the modern bassoon.
Sit, stay, good dog! This week on Harmonia, our furry and feathered friends are taking center stage.
Did you know that founding father Thomas Jefferson was the first major contributor to the Library of Congress?
Ah, Valentine’s Day – a time to cherish a new romance or rekindle an old flame! This week on Harmonia, we explore the sounds of a trio of instruments d'amore.
“Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.” This hour on Harmonia, we’ll catch a fright listening to scary sounds for Halloween.
A concerto program from the Irish Baroque Orchestra features instruments less often on exhibit in solo roles, as well as instruments in unusual combinations.