Program: #94-01, Air Date: 01/03/94
Program: #19-52, Air Date: 12/16/19
25 Years ago, Paul McCreesh gave us a spectacular recording of a Christmas mass as it would have been heard in 1620; last year, he created a new version for a performance at Versailles, which we will experience this week.
Program: #19-39, Air Date: 09/16/19
This indispensable series on Carus of the complete works by the great German composer continues with a two-CD set of Psalm settings.
Program: #18-40, Air Date: 09/24/18
The incomparable series on the Carus label continues with a two CD set of part 2 of the works Schütz called his “humble musical work drafted only with my quill pen,” the Sacred Symphonies.
Program: #18-34, Air Date: 08/09/18
The amazing series on the Carus label continues with a two CD set of part 2 of the Little Sacred Concertos (“My best musical things,” as Schütz said of these).
Program: #18-20, Air Date: 05/07/18
The breathtaking series on the Carus label of the complete works of Heinrich Schütz concludes (as he did) with his Opus Ultimum, which he called his Swan Song.
Program: #17-50, Air Date: 12/04/17
As we bid farewell to the Luther 500th anniversary, music from the German world up to the Baroque era.
Program: #17-43, Air Date: 10/16/17
October 31st makes the actual date of the Reformation, and we conclude our year-long series with recordings that take us from Schutz to Bach.
Program: #17-40, Air Date: 09/25/17
The musical life of post-Reformation Basel; Tobias Michael; and more from the Vox Luminous boxed set.
Program: #17-36, Air Date: 08/28/17
The celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Lutheranism continue, including music from his own day, the Praetorius chorales, and a collection of early chorales in a world-premiere performance!