April 2011#11-18 (04/25/11)
Our friends at the Orlando Consort have a remarkable new project: When the Portuguese Jesuits first came to Goa in India, what was the musical merging of East and West?
Composer: PEDRO de ESCOBAR (c.1465-c.1535), FRANCISCO GUERRERO (1529-1599),
CD Info: CD KEDCD68
Our Easter program looks at the inspiration for Tallis' famous 40 voice motet, a huge work by the Italian composer Alessandro Striggio, in a new recording by I Fagiolini.
Composer: Alessandro Striggio
CD Info: CD 4782734
The brilliant ensemble Discantus directed by Brigitte Lesne celebrates the 15th century Chaplain to the Duke of Burgundy.
Composer: Gilles Binchois (1400-1460)
We continue our look at Jordi Savall's Grammy-award winning disc dedicated to the rise of the Borgia family.
Composer: Johannes Cornago, Cristóbal de Morales, Lluís del Milà, Bartomeu Cárceres, Mateo Flecha, Joan Cabanilles, Gilles Binchois, Guillaume Dufay, Josquin des Prez, Heinrich Isaac, Claude Goudimel
CD Info: AVSA98745
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