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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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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It was more than 40 years ago when Joel Cohen became our first in-person guest on the program; the Boston Camerata, now directed by Anne Azema, cel...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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More of the music inspired by the poetry by the Comtesse de la Suze; La Reveuse performs Louis de Caix d’Hervelois; and William Christie and violin...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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Before the ensemble The Gesualdo Six announced their first US tour for November, they released this recording dedicated to the circle around Josqui...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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Love songs of Guillaume de Machaut; the new Ensemble Gilles Binchois recording of Dufay; and 15th century music from the Cancionero de Segovia

  • Added: Nov 03, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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The ear of Flemish artist Theodor van Loon, who studied in Rome; sacred music of Alessandro Grandi; and the Requiem of Francesco Cavalli

  • Added: Oct 31, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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We return to the Josquin & the Franco-Flemish School set with more previously-unreleased CD material, including the Capella Antiqua of Munich, the ...

  • Added: Oct 20, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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Two extraordinary harpsichord recitals featuring Aya Hamada taking us to 18th century France, and Peter Sykes with German works “Not by Bach."

  • Added: Oct 12, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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Seraphic Fire has made a new recording of the extraordinary Hildegard von Bingen’s mystery Play of Virtues; we are joined by the ensemble’s directo...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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The 34-CD box from Warner Classics called Josquin & the Franco-Flemish School gave us many recordings released on CD for the first time; this week,...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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This time the Italian early music conductor and performer takes us from Alessandro Scarlatti to Vivaldi and on to Bach

  • Added: Sep 14, 2021
  • Length: 59:00