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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Love songs up to the early years of Louis XIV, and Charpentier’s journey to Rome.

  • Added: Feb 19, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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A new recording of the much-discussed John Sheppard Media vita, Richard Egarr performing Sweelinck, and an Italian in Scotland.

  • Added: Feb 14, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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The director of the Ora Singers returns to share music of love, sacred and profane.

  • Added: Feb 06, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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Picking up where we left off last February, we continue our look at the courtly love song from the time of Louis XIII.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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Dances from France, Italian double harp music , and “bizzarie” from 17th century England.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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Baroque songs and dances from the Amazon, Italian influences in Mexico, and Christina Pluhar’s South American Project.

  • Added: Jan 18, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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Music from times of plague from the Middle Ages to the early Baroque, with some curative sounds added in.

  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
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Anna Tam is a former member of the Mediaeval Baebes, and has created this ensemble to continue exploring music of ancient traditions.

  • Added: Jan 05, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
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The latest from the London Oratory School Cantorum is a sequence of Renaissance music for Christmas and Epiphany.

  • Added: Dec 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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The conductor of Clare College Cambridge celebrates early music for the season.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:59