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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This week Peter Phillips shares works by Victoria, more from the Josquin cycle, and music by the great Tudor master John Taverner.

  • Added: May 02, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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Country dances from England with the Musicians de Saint-Julien, plus ballads from the same time both in England and over on our shores with the Pho...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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In the latest release from the unusual Fra Bernardo label, Beauty Farm continues their Nicolas Gombert series with four masses, including two world...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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A minnesinger and his “vale of tears,” the third in the Mare Balticum series, and works from the Squarcialupi Codex..

  • Added: Apr 11, 2021
  • Length: 59:01
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In early spring of 1963, John Elliot Gardiner’s mother created an Easter play for their small church in Dorset; for the 55th anniversary, it was re...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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The director of the Ora Singers returns to share music from the Passion and into Easter; part 2 takes us from Good Friday to Easter day itself.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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The director of the Ora Singers returns to share music from the Passion and into Easter; part 1 takes us into Good Friday .

  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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A new recording of the huge Tenebrae settings (in a three-CD set).

  • Added: Mar 15, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Views of the L’homme armé, rarely-recorded sacred works, and arrangements of Marian motets for lute.

  • Added: Mar 08, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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Three recent releases trace Gesualdo’s madrigal writing from Book 2 (1594) to Book 6 (1611).

  • Added: Feb 28, 2021
  • Length: 58:59