The influential Italian composer, Carlo Farina, was at the forefront of the violin’s flourishing.
Celebrate the holiday season with Nativity music from the late Renaissance in Europe, performed by the musicians of the Historical Performance Institute.
Opella Musica and the Camerata Lipsiensis release the first installment of an ongoing series devoted to Johann Kuhnau’s complete sacred works.
"I wrote like the devil in those days, and chiefly for the oboe, which was my favorite instrument."
Bach mentored over 80 students, not the least of them his own sons. Bach’s very last student though was one he taught on his deathbed: Johann Gottfried Müthel.
A tour of the violin in Italy with music by composers both famous and forgotten.
Music from a ‘renowned triumvirate’ of composers--Handel, Ariosti, and Bononcini--who worked together at the Royal Academy of Music in 18th century London.
Music by a composer whose music you may have heard, but whose name you might not know.
Tempesta di Mare's third CD in a series of Fasch orchestral works.
A Renaissance woman during the late seventeenth century.