Harmonia - Early Music Podcast
Duo Geminiani Goes Solo06/26/15
Violinist Stanley Ritchie and harpsichordist Elisabeth Wright have each released their own solo recordings of the music of J.S. Bach.
Does Your Voice Hang Low?
We've got the lowdown on music written for guys with supremely subterranean vocal ranges...
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.
This hour, we’re looking at families wired for song! Plus, music from Jordi Savall and his two musical offspring.
Trio Settecento Plays Veracini
A new ambitious project from Trio Settecento: the complete Op. 2 Sonate Accademiche by Francesco Maria Veracini.
“We’re game” this week as we explore music by gamblers, for gamblers, and about gamblers. (Dare you to join us!)
Ring Around Quartet and Consort sing Frottole: Popular songs of Renaissance Italy.
Queen Of Heaven
Agave Baroque and countertenor Reginald Mobley perform music by the Italian nun, Isabella Leonarda.
Eye Music, Ear Candy
Don't you hate it when you're not “in” on an in-joke? This hour, early examples of “eye music,” where the punchlines are hidden for the performers to enjoy.
Ensemble Dragma And The Music Of Heinrich Laufenberg
Ensemble Dragma's first CD is a recording devoted to the 15th century poet-musician, Heinrich Laufenberg.
Hamelin 1284: An Interview With Norbert Rodenkirchen
Medieval flute, improvisation, and the true story behind the medieval tale of the Pied Piper, in a conversation with Norbert Rodenkirchen.
Twelve pieces, twelve different recorders, one performer.
One Man Show
Bud Roach performs music of Giovanni Felice Sances.
We're showcasing early religious music in some of its shortest forms.
Check mate! We're exploring music of chess players, Czechs, and even a mate or two. Our “endgame?" A featured release by the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.
Janitsch hosted weekly parties on Fridays for professionals and amateurs alike to play music together. The gathering came to be known as the “Friday Academy.”
Music For Christian Holy Week
We’re exploring music for the Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday and Good Friday services leading up to Easter.
à 2 Violin Verstimbt
A very satisfying program of all scordatura music from the baroque ensemble, Der Musikalische Garten.
Hidden Treasures Of Italy
The violin in Italy: an exploration through the music of Vivaldi and other lesser known composers from the Italian violin school.
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More informationHarmonia is a weekly one-hour radio program, podcast and blog that takes listeners back in history to the cathedrals, fairs, and stages of the past, teaching listeners about history as documented by musicians of the periods. From the sublime realm of Chant to the passion of an Italian Baroque violin sonata - Harmonia brings the music of these earlier periods to life, as performers of today cast new light on the music of the distant past.
Harmonia is a production of WFIU Public Radio in Bloomington, Indiana.