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.


Pieces

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Estonian folk hymns and Runic songs; crossover folk ensemble Polaris takes us to Scotland and Norway; and the rugby players who formed a group perf...

  • Added: Aug 02, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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The extraordinary Cappella Romana with the hymns of Kassiani, Jordi Small’s exploration of the medieval fiddle, and Diabolus in Musica looks at mus...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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This week, Peter Phillips returns with his latest project: a collaboration with the Spanish ensemble El León de Oro, with works by Morales, Guerrer...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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The Linarol Consort with music for "the richest man in the world,” Exquisite Noyse and the Italian violin consort, and Capella de la Torre with dan...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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This week, Peter Phillips returns with works by Jean Mouton, more John Taverner, and Josquin once again.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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Carles Magraner and his Capella de Ministers show how the early 16th century rebellion against nobility inspired martial music for the next decades.

  • Added: Jun 06, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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After a long break, one of our most frequent guests returns to share his extraordinary efforts. This week, Two by Josquin and a grand mass by Franc...

  • Added: May 30, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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It has been a while since we heard from the Montreal-based early music and middle eastern music ensemble; this week, the middle ages, and two from ...

  • Added: May 23, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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A rare was by Heinrich Isaac, Sacred Treasures of Spain, and music for the King of Scots: Inside the Pleasure Palace of James IV.

  • Added: May 17, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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The Virtuosic Venetian sound, humanism in Italian courtly centers, and the Dalmatian publisher who was granted a monopoly on printing keyboard musi...

  • Added: May 09, 2021
  • Length: 59:00