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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Our special Christmas centerpiece is the new reconstruction of what Monteverdi wrote in a 1616 letter was the “hard work on a Mass for Christmas Ev...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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The latest by the Italian ensemble called La Reverdie (founded by two sisters) gives us “Splendors of the Marian Cult in Early Renaissance Ferrara”...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2022
  • Length: 59:01
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While we can recreate music for and by women in the middle ages and early Baroque, Musica Secreta has taken on the challenge of women’s music from ...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
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The Tiburtina Ensemble has two recent and extraordinary projects we sample this week.

  • Added: Nov 15, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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The ensemble Early Music New York directed by Frederick Renz also brings back a project from 25 years ago with a 2 CD set dedicated to the medieval...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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Jordi Savall has brought out a 30th anniversary edition of his collection of recordings dedicated to song books from Spain’s Golden Age.

  • Added: Nov 02, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
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November marks the 350th anniversary of the death of the great German composer; we are once again joined by Fr. Jerome Weber. This week, more Passi...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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We discover yet another early Baroque woman of the arts with this Roman performer and composer's collection of arias, which was published in 1629, ...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2022
  • Length: 58:57
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November marks the 350th anniversary of the death of the great German composer, who famously introduced the Italian style t0o his native land. We w...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
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The Oxford Psalms, Naked Byrd Part 2, and the latest from the Tenebrae Ensemble, "When Sleep Comes."

  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 59:00