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The late Renaissance and Baroque ways of saying Joyeux Noël!

  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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As we bid farewell to the Luther 500th anniversary, music from the German world up to the Baroque era.

  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Our occasional look at new releases for the season ahead.

  • Added: Nov 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Since it’s founding in 1980, this label has celebrated early music; this week: Tinctoris, a Mary Magdalene oratorio, and the role of the hurdy-gurd...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Folk music and farce, show tunes and satire, madness and escape!

  • Added: Nov 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:29
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Poncho Sanchez is at the top of his game with Latin Spirits, Marion McPartland lays it in the groove and JP Soars is under a Memphis full moon. Bi...

Bought by WMOT, KCMJ Community Radio, WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP, WJSU and more


  • Added: Nov 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 6
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Guitarist Pat Martino has recorded so prolifically and somehow we’ve had a slew of his 1970s material so we begin there, continuing thankfully with...

Bought by WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP, WOUB, WMOT, and WKAR


  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 5
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We will go from the Middle Ages with the Orlando Consort, to the Renaissance and John Sheppard, and the French with sacred music of Couperin.

  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The Italian label once agin takes us to the cusp of the baroque (including world-premiere recordings).

  • Added: Oct 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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It’s been a while since we ventured back in time; this week, medieval Italy, Catalunya, and the importance of wine in Medieval times!

  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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October 31st makes the actual date of the Reformation, and we conclude our year-long series with recordings that talk us from Schutz to Bach.

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The London Town Waits, Trio Medieval with a twist, and Handel gets the Christina Pluhar treatment.

  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Pieces by Bach, Schubert, and Ravel this week from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:29
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The Wroclaw Baroque gives us three superb new recordings of Polish music of the early Baroque era.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The impeccable British jazz critic/writer/musician Leonard Feather assembles a studio of all-stars to open this program, followed by funky guitar b...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WVBI-LP, WJSU, KMRE-LP, WOUB and more


  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:57
  • Purchases: 7
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The musical life of post-Reformation Basel; Tobias Michael; and more from the Vox Luminous boxed set.

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Over the years we have followed this Baroque violinist with his work in the Bergen Baroque; he begins an American tour with his latest project on O...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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The latest project by Jordi Savall and his Capella Reial and Hesperion XXI is a chronological journey in the life of this German master.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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For 25 years Suzi Digby has been a champion of choral artistry for young people, from schools, with the Voices Foundation, to the London Youth Choi...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Fr. Jerome Weber recently reviewed two recordings of the rarely-written-about Requiem settings of Lassus; we will sample from these powerful works.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The adventurous German label gives us two great works from the early German Baroque, and a setting of the Lamentations scored for soprano and psalt...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The masterful conductor of the Choir of Westminster Abbey takes us through some of his recent recordings of music from the Elizabethan era.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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Fifteen years ago, a music manuscript was bought at a flea market outside of Vienna for 50 Euros; it turns out to be a previously unknown Italian c...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Back to our old tricks, unintentionally nothing from the new millennium even made the cut this day. Instead simple inspiration from one track leadi...

Bought by WMOT, WVBI-LP, WJSU, WKAR, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jul 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Three new releases: a boxed set of early Lutheran settings set by the liturgical year, an evocation of the crucial year of 1517, and an early Baroq...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:00