Medieval Music http://redriverradio.org en Harmonia: Easter http://redriverradio.org/post/harmonia-easter <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Thursday, April 17 at 1 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An hour-long program of early music, celebrating the Christian holidays around Easter. Choral music from the times and lands of the Pre-Baroque era is all about endless layers upon layers of the richest of human and vocal harmonies. From the Renaissance through the baroque, music for Holy Week and Easter Sunday will be explored, in addition to a new release by </span>Rinaldo<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Alessandrini's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Concerto </span>Italiano<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;Hosted by Angela </span>Mariani<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></div><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42679 at http://redriverradio.org Harmonia: Easter Glad Tidings Of Joy http://redriverradio.org/post/glad-tidings-joy <p><strong>Airs Thursday, December 26 at 2 p.m.</strong> Celebrate&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christmas this year with an exceptional program, taking us from medieval England and Germany to baroque London and Leipzig with the music of Henry Purcell and Johann Sebastian Bach. From the glorious cathedral chant, Veni Emmanuel, to Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, this program offers some of the most splendid Christmas music ever to come from northern Europe. Two renowned musical institutions band together in this Early-Music tour de force: the Choir of Christ Church Cathedral Indianapolis, directed by Dr. Dana Marsh; and the Early Music Institute of the Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, directed by Paul Elliott.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:00:00 +0000 38023 at http://redriverradio.org Glad Tidings Of Joy The Rose Ensemble: Slavic Wonders http://redriverradio.org/post/rose-ensemble-slavic-wonders <div><strong>Airs Monday, December 23 at 12 noon&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Rose Ensemble is back with another holiday special. Slavic Wonders is a stunning celebration of the season featuring some truly brilliant gems from the libraries and monasteries of Krakow, Prague, and Moscow. The Rose Ensemble of Minnesota has put together a program of dazzling, passionate music for Christmastime in the great variety and range they are known for. Hear everything from soaring soprano lines, to the signature Slavic sound of rumbling basses; Slavic Wonders is an engaging and curious mixture of chant, carols, and glorious polyphony.</span></div><p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 18:00:00 +0000 37864 at http://redriverradio.org The Rose Ensemble: Slavic Wonders Harmonia: Harvest Season http://redriverradio.org/post/harmonia-harvest-season <p><strong>Airs Wednesday, November 21 at 11:00 a.m.&nbsp;</strong>Harmonia rings in the harvest season with a cornucopia of early music delights! &nbsp;We'll hear merchant cries from long-ago London, witness the marriage of music and ritual, and dine at Johann Hermann Schein's musical Banquet. &nbsp;For dessert: our featured release Amor Vincit Omnia or "Love Conquers All."</p><p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 17:00:00 +0000 20057 at http://redriverradio.org Harmonia: Harvest Season