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.


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After the excellent revelation of this mostly-forgotten composer’s music we heard a few weeks ago with the Huelgas Ensemble, this week, Cinquecento...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2023
  • Length: 59:01
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The always-brilliant Brigitte Lesne is back with her Alla francesca ensemble in a program of French love songs from the 13th century.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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The continuing series of the complete madrigals of Don Carlo Gesualdo, the composer’s profound Tenebrae music, and the early Italian madrigals of H...

  • Added: Sep 07, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
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The seemingly tireless Paul van Nevel with his Huelgas Ensemble has yet another new release: He calls Daser “the most underestimated composer of th...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2023
  • Length: 59:01
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There are few major figures in the field we have not had as a guest in our program’s history; one of these is the great Andrew Parrott with his Tav...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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The Cupertinos ensemble has specialized in Renaissance and early Baroque Portuguese music; their latest gives us a now-often neglected contemporary...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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We return to the extraordinary Fra Bernardo label, with more the latest in their extensive project recording the complete motets of Nicolas Gombert.

  • Added: Aug 06, 2023
  • Length: 58:59
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Suzi Digby is back with us, as her Ora Singers presents a program for the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

  • Added: Aug 01, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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While almost exclusively know to us today as the teacher of Monteverdi, Ingegneri’s long-neglected sacred settings are part of a new series featuri...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2023
  • Length: 59:30
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Affect in early 17th century Italian repertoire, sacred concertos by Johann Rosenmuller, and lyra viol works by Alfonso Ferrabosco.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2023
  • Length: 59:01