April 2010#10-18 (04/26/10)
Note: Jordi Savall's exploration into Dimitrie Cantemir, son of the ruler of Moldavia, who came to Ottoman Istanbul as a young man of 20 in 1693, publishing a stunning exploration of the Sufi, Sephardic, and Armenian musical crossroads of the time.
Composer: Dimitrie Cantemir
Finally, the Inquisition, diaspora of Cathar poets and singers, and final days.
CD Info: AVSA9873. CD 3 Persecution, diaspora and the end of Catharism 1229 - 1463
This week, the affront to the church and the declaration of the Albigensian crusade.
CD Info: AVSA9873
In yet another book/CD compilation, Jordi Savall tackles the rise and destruction of the sect that inspired the Troubadour movement. In this program, the rise of the Cathars.
CD Info: AVSA9873.
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