This week we set our time-travelling flux capacitor back to the year 1578...
This week our travels take us to Elizabethan England via the music of Robert Parsons, William Byrd’s immediate predecessor at the Chapel Royal.
Music has played an important role for centuries in the celebration of the Feast of All Saints.
The Tudor period was marked by the flourishing of sacred music in the chapels and cathedrals of England.
Wind bands have been tickling our ears for centuries, in war, on the athletic field, and in the concert hall.
This week on Harmonia, we begin our 3-part celebration of the British-based viol consort Fretwork.
We’re donning our detective hats as we winkle out musical secrets large and small—from secret codes to secret scandals, plus a featured release by Sabrina Frey.
LeStrange Viols dedicates an entire disc to William Cranford’s consort music for 4, 5, and 6 viols.
We're listening to music about music on this edition of Harmonia!
For many composers grappling with the death of a colleague or patron, the best memorial proved to be...music. We’ll hear a selection of musical memorials.