Harmonia - Early Music Podcast
Say Who? Mikolaj Zielenski02/27/15
Miko?aj Ziele?ski was a minor composer, but nonetheless a good one whose music deserves to be heard more often.
Down On The Farm
We’re throwing open the barn doors with music inspired by sheep, cats, chickens—even the frogs down by the creek.
The Iron Mask
Ensemble La Ninfea finds a structure for both creative musical expression and a platform for a real world cause.
A Royal Trio
Music from a trio of composers--Handel, Ariosti, and Bononcini--who worked together at the Royal Academy in 18th century London.
The Spirit Of Gambo
The Netherlands-based viol consort play music of Christopher Tye and John Jenkins.
Flights Of Fancy
We're exploring music inspired by birdsong and the art of the fantasia.
May I Borrow That?
From a man who reused music of fellow composers, to one who kept reusing his own...The Callipygian Players and London Handel Players perform.
John Ward Fantasies And Verse Anthems
Phantasm plays John Ward's four part viol fantasies. Plus, Ward's verse anthems with the Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford.
Jordi And Arianna Savall
Two new recordings from father and daughter, Jordi and Arianna Savall.
Bach for Two
Bach sonatas, concertos, and even an orchestral suite arranged for two harpsichords. Emer Buckley, Jochewed Schwarz, and Masaki and Masato Suzuki perform.
The Spy’s Choirbook
Petrus Alamire, in addition to his musical endeavors, may have acted as a political spy for Henry the VIII.
Merula, Opus 11
A world premiere recording of Tarquinio Merula’s complete op. 11, collected in one recording.
Masses For 1453
Cantica Symphonia performs two of Dufay’s arguably most influential polyphonic works: 'Missa Se la face ay pale and Missa L’homme arme.
Giacoso! A Flair For The Playful
L’accademia Giocosa perform works by Telemann that represent the composers' versatility and the three-dimensionality of his imagination.
Father and Son Praetorius
Works by father and son composers Hieronymus and Jacob Praetorius performed on the historical Scherer Organ.
Father And Son Manfredini
Francezo Manfredini and his son Vincenzo Manfredini: sinfonie da chiesa to string quartet.
Cello And Viola Da Gamba: Schenck, Berteau And Bach
Lixsania Fernandez and Johannes Schenck, Christophe Coin and Martin Berteau, Shirley Hunt and J.S. Bach.
Music Of The Sephardim
Sephardic Music performed by Yaniv d'Or, Ensemble Naya, and the Apollo Ensemble.
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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.