June 2002#02-25 (06/24/02)
Continuing one of the themes from the Holland Festival of Early Music at Utrecht 2001, we'll hear the ensemble Voces Thule recreate the earliest through-composed liturgy for an Icelandic Saint--the service for St. Thorlak.
Composer: Jon Thorlaksson of Munkathvera MS (1473)
Members of the Hilliard Ensemble share their latest recording on ECM with music for the Requiem Mass by Victoria and Palestrina.
Composer: Tomas Luis de Victoria, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.
CD Info: CD ECM New Series 1653.
The Sephardim in the Ottoman Empire, with Howard Bass, Director of Cultural programs for the National Museum of the American Indian of the Smithsonian.
CD Info: CD # DIS-80105, CD # DIS-80130, CD# DOR-93171.
Music from the late Renaissance and Baroque Era in the Ottoman Empire with The Lalezar Ensemble.
Composer: BAYEZID II (reigned 1481-1512), PRINCE KORKUT, Royal Musician (1467-1513), MURAD IV (r.1623-1640), TANBURI ANGELOS (?d.1694--Greek), ILYA (d. 1799--Greek), TANBURI ISAK (1745?-1814.--Jewish), NIGOGOS (1836-1885--Armenian), SELIM III (r. 1789-1808).
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