Prominent in Medieval and Renaissance churches, swallow’s nest organs perched high above their congregations suspended from platforms built in the church wall.
Mendelssohn's three sonatas for violin and fortepiano played on 19th century period instruments.
“No description, no imagination can do justice to these compositions...the admiration of the musical world."
The United Continuo Ensemble performs the "little woodland songs" of Johann Hermann Schein.
Opella Musica and the Camerata Lipsiensis release the first installment of an ongoing series devoted to Johann Kuhnau’s complete sacred works.
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.
The ACRONYM ensemble plays the Alphabet Sonatas by Johann Christoph Pezel.
A continuation of a three-part series featuring music that Bach wrote for the violin. Ton Koopman and Catherine Manson perform.
Hear from a new recording that reconstructs Bach's Passion liturgy.