Tagged with: Montserrat Figueras

Here are all our programs tagged with "Montserrat Figueras".

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The Forgotten Kingdom: La Tragédie Cathare, Part III

Program: #10-17, Air Date: 04/19/10

Finally, the Inquisition, diaspora of Cathar poets and singers, and final days.

The Forgotten Kingdom: La Tragédie Cathare, Part II

Program: #10-16, Air Date: 04/12/10

This week, the affront to the church and the declaration of the Albigensian crusade.

The Forgotten Kingdom: La Tragédie Cathare, Part I

Program: #10-15, Air Date: 04/05/10

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.

Jerusalem, Part II

Program: #10-14, Air Date: 3/29/10

We continue a three-thousand year exploration of the music and spirit of this city of two Peaces: Heavenly and terrestria

In a brilliant book and two-CD compilation, Jordi Savall (with Hesperion XXI) evokes the city of Jerusalem, and it Jewish, Christian, and Islamic past.

Note: All of the music for these programs comes from the book and two-CD boxed set Jerusalem--City of Two Peaces: Heavenly Peace and Earthly Peace, with Jordi Savall and his ensembles Hesperion XXI, La Capella Reial de Catalunya with Montserrat Figueras, and Al Darwish. It is on the Alia Vox label, and is catalogue number AVSAM9863.

Jerusalem, Part I

Program: #10-13, Air Date: 3/22/10

In a brilliant book and two-CD compilation, Jordi Savall (with Hesperion XXI) evokes the city of Jerusalem, and it Jewish, Christian, and Islamic past.

Note: All of the music for these programs comes from the book and two-CD boxed set Jerusalem--City of Two Peaces: Heavenly Peace and Earthly Peace, with Jordi Savall and his ensembles Hesperion XXI, La Capella Reial de Catalunya with Montserrat Figueras, and Al Darwish. It is on the Alia Vox label, and is catalogue number AVSAM9863. Below, aside from the music list, is an excellent description of the project by Lewis Gropp.

Jerusalem is a central point of reference for Islam, Judaism and Christianity. Pictured: the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount, an Islamic shrine constructed over the site of the Second Jewish Temple.

Note: All of the music for these programs comes from the book and two-CD boxed set Jerusalem--City of Two Peaces: Heavenly Peace and Earthly Peace, with Jordi Savall and his ensembles Hesperion XXI, La Capella Reial de Catalunya with Montserrat Figueras, and Al Darwish. It is on the Alia Vox label, and is catalogue number AVSAM9863. Below, aside from the music list, is an excellent description of the project by Lewis Gropp.