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Recording Original Music for Mary Stuart

Balancing the world of Elizabeth l with a contemporary sensibility, this production of Mary Stuart will feature an original score, composed by world renowned musicians Gayle and Philip Neuman. 58 more words

Music in Elizabethan Court Politics

My book Music in Elizabethan Court Politics has just been published!

In the book I investigate the political roles of music (particularly secular music-making) within the court of Queen Elizabeth I. 551 more words

Early Music

Josquin des Prez "Mille Regretz"

The renaissance chanson Mille Regretz

Performers: Bruce Dickey, Cornetto
Hanneke van Proosdij, organ

The renaissance chanson Mille Regretz, composed by the incomparable Josquin des Prez, performed by Bruce Dickey & Hanneke van Proosdij, with divisions in the style of Ganassi and Bassano. 159 more words

Renaissance Music

Scentual Sunday

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
L’Orfeo: Act III: Possente spirto
Orfeo: Anthony Rolfe Johnson
John Eliot Gardiner: English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir

L’Orfeo (SV 318), sometimes called La favola d’Orfeo, is a late Renaissance/early Baroque favola in musica, or opera, by Claudio Monteverdi, with a libretto by Alessandro Striggio. 413 more words

Scentual Sunday

Viva preparation

This morning I lifted my thesis from the bookshelf and looked at it for the first time since I put it there in September.  I have to admit that there is a certain amount of pride just from in holding it in my hands.  197 more words



Le Miroir de Musique

María Cristina Kiehr, soprano

Giovanni Cantarini, tenor

Brigitte Gasser, lira da gamba, viola da gamba

Baptiste Romain, lira da braccio, renaissance violin… 436 more words

Baptiste Romain