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.

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303 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.


Pieces

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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
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The extraordinary series of recordings of Monteverdi conducted by Harry Christophers continues with the second CD of material from the posthumous 1...

  • Added: Sep 04, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Recent recordings of sacred works of Samuel Scheidt, Samuel Capricornus, and the lute master Esias Reusner.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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In another of the series of recordings matching choral works to alabaster statuary of the 15th century, the Binchois Ensemble celebrates music for ...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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A Sacred oratorio by Luigi Rossi, a world premiere of a Plague Mass by Orazio Benevoli, and the earliest use of the violin (with voice!).

  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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The amazing series on the Carus label continues with a two CD set of part 2 of the Little Sacred Concertos (“My best musical things,” as Schütz sai...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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The performer/music director of the Ensemble Gilles Binchois has three recent projects: sacred music from the 13th century, forgotten polyphony of ...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2018
  • Length: 58:59