Millennium of Music

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  • Location: Silver Spring, Maryland

Showcasing the sources and mainstreams of European music for the thousand years before the birth of Bach, Millennium of Music has been produced and hosted by Robert Aubry Davis since his first broadcasts in this specialty in 1975.

Series

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209 Pieces

The sources and mainstreams of European music for the thousand years before the birth of Bach: a Millennium of Music.

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Fundraiser episodes for Millennium of Music. Available only to subscribers of the weekly Millennium of Music series.


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The Brabant Ensemble is back with a lesser-known contemporary of Josquin, who also worked at the court of Louis XII (who praised Fevin very highly).

  • Added: Nov 04, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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The medieval fiddle, lais and cantigas from France and Spain., and 13th and early 14th century music from the great cathedrals.

  • Added: Oct 28, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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Francesco Landini as seen by eastern musicians, more from the Irish Baroque, and the roots of popular song in Valencia.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2018
  • Length: 49:16
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Francesco Landini as seen by eastern musicians, more from the Irish Baroque, and the roots of popular song in Valencia.

  • Added: Oct 21, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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The unusual Austrian label gives us a fairly-well-known composer, but with world-premiere recordings of previously-unrecorded masses.

  • Added: Oct 15, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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Jordi Savall is back, this time with another revelation: 18th century mestizo culture and music in Peru.

  • Added: Oct 07, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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The wonderful label dedicated to rarely-heard music gives us music by Giacomo Gorzanus, passionate works of Luca Marenzio, and early 16th century w...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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The great Discantus Ensemble gives us early Dominican chat, an Italian recording traces the Franciscans, and a new attempt to reconstruct Mozarabic...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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All of the music on this program comes from the extraordinary multi-disc series on the Carus label of the complete music of Heinrich Schütz. This 1...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Three instrumental releases, including Fretwork’s most recent recording (John Jenkins Consort works continued), late William Byrd keyboard works, a...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:59