News 2013

News 2013: (US) Harmonia Early Music: "Music For Bass Instruments" (Nov.4 2013 edition)

Contributed by admin on Nov 17, 2013

"This hour, we’ll spend time with composers who played and loved to write for the bass instruments—those you can’t fit in the overhead compartment of an airplane! ...

We’ll also explore music written for three violins rather than two, and on our featured recording we’ll hear chant from a 14th-century manuscript called the Thomas Gradual."

Visit the Harmonia Early Music website to hear the complete audio episode. recommends you use VLC reader to play the audio file.