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.
||They Called Him “Le Romain”||Marcel Moyse, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Sir James Galway…three famous names in the flute world. But here’s another name to consider: Jacques Martin Hotteterre.||8/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Radicals And Firestarters In Early Music||We're bringing you some of the most radical musical diversions from the norm, courtesy of bold, maverick, or legitimately insane composers.||8/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Kuhnau Project||Opella Musica and the Camerata Lipsiensis release the first installment of an ongoing series devoted to Johann Kuhnau’s complete sacred works.||8/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Monica Monikers||We’re investigating the moniker Monica! We’ll trace a tune dubbed “Monica” that was popular throughout Europe for two centuries, and so much more...||8/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||My Favorite Instrument: Handel And The Oboe||"I wrote like the devil in those days, and chiefly for the oboe, which was my favorite instrument."||8/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Réserve 1111: Gambabüchlein||Good things come in small packages, like a manuscript of viol music held at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris.||8/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Now And Then||Music from an ensemble who hopes to pass “seamlessly between different eras and musical styles, between now and then."||7/31/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||My Tunes: Shira Kammen On “Shuffle”||Occasionally we like to ask people in the field of early music: "What are you listening to?" This hour, we’re focusing on multi-instrumentalist Shira Kammen!||7/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Marenzio’s Madrigals||Jealousy, murder, crimes of passion, hired assassins, and Marenzio's music for a pacifatory marriage.||7/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Plectrums, Pizzicato, And Plucks||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.||7/20/2015||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