Fortepianist Els Biesemans and violinist Meret Lüthi play music by the neglected but commendable Classical composer, Johann Franz Xaver Sterkel.
This hour on Harmonia, we're exploring the music of early 14th century poet and composer Jehan de Lescurel.
The 500 year old instrument is one of the earliest harpsichords that has survived the trials of travel and time.
Keyboard music by Johann Wilhelm Hässler, played on harpsichord, clavichord, and fortepiano.
Gaspard Le Roux: a composer whose music looms large, but whose life remains in the shadows.
Concerto Caledonia’s recording colors outside the lines of what we’ve come to expect from performances of Purcell's music.
Plucked instruments—lutes, guitars, harps and harpsichords will pick and pizz us through the hour. Plus, a special tribute to lute player Pat O’Brien.
Violinist Stanley Ritchie and harpsichordist Elisabeth Wright have each released their own solo recordings of the music of J.S. Bach.
“We’re game” this week as we explore music by gamblers, for gamblers, and about gamblers. (Dare you to join us!)
We’re devoting the hour to the life and accomplishments of a true early music luminary.