Early Music Today: June-August 2017
York Early Music Festival celebrates its 40th birthday; harpsichordist-conductor Christophe Rousset on the importance of being authentic; and a special round-up of Telemann releases in the composer’s anniversary year.
Plus, Leipzig and Luther in music; revered clavichordist Joan Benson takes us through the fine history behind the instrument and how to get started; Rebecca Tavener untangles some mysteries surrounding Monteverdi’s Masses; Scottish-Japanese guitarist Sean Shibe on mixing the old and the new; Lucie Skeaping takes the Early Music Show to the sultry heat of Portugal; lutenist and director Žak Ozmo; and your chance to WIN Gallicantus’s CD of music for Queen Mary I.
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