Harmonia Early Music
By WFIU Public Media (wfiu.org)
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Harmonia is a weekly program of early music produced at WFIU Public Media. In the podcast edition, our staff brings you featured new releases from the exciting world of early music.
||The Land Of Harmony||Quire Cleveland presents a program of American composers extending as far back as the first book printed in North America, to 20th century composer Amy Beach.||7/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Smell The Roses!||We bring you a program of early music with texts inspired by both romantic and symbolic associations with flowers.||6/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Duo Geminiani Goes Solo||Violinist Stanley Ritchie and harpsichordist Elisabeth Wright have each released their own solo recordings of the music of J.S. Bach.||6/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Does Your Voice Hang Low?||We've got the lowdown on music written for guys with supremely subterranean vocal ranges...||6/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Música Celestial: From The Convent Of The Encarnación||Music of manuscripts from the Convento de la Encarnación in Mexico City, now held at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Illinois.||6/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Family Ties||This hour, we’re looking at families wired for song! Plus, music from Jordi Savall and his two musical offspring.||6/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Trio Settecento Plays Veracini||A new ambitious project from Trio Settecento: the complete Op. 2 Sonate Accademiche by Francesco Maria Veracini.||6/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||You Bet!||“We’re game” this week as we explore music by gamblers, for gamblers, and about gamblers. (Dare you to join us!)||6/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bach’s Last Student||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.||6/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Renaissance Pop||Ring Around Quartet and Consort sing Frottole: Popular songs of Renaissance Italy.||5/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
The podcasts feature about a minute from four or five performances. I wonder if the radio program plays entire pieces?
Just enough information to make you seek more…and the hosts make you feel smart!
Great podcast! I wish my public radio station still carried the program