Instrumental Music of 1600:
Concentus Musicus Wien
Dir. Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Zielenski (Motets from Offertoria):
Bozena Banas, soprano
Eugeniusz Sasiadek, tenor
Andrzej Pagowski, bass
Boys' and Men's Chorus of the Pomeranian Philharmonic of Bydgoszcz
Capella Bydgostiensis Pro Musica Antiqua
Dir. Stanislaw Galonski
Zielenski (Magnificat, Motets from Communiones):
Chorus of the Wroclaw Radio
Dir. Edmund Kajdasz
The program featured an interview with organist Gail Archer, who will be leading the Barnard-Columbia Chorus (which she directs) in a performance of Bach's Matthäus Passion on April 24th at the Church of the Ascension.
For the first half of the show, we featured Raagappella, a South Asian fusion a cappella group who came over to our studio for a recording and intervew session.For the second half of the show, we listened to vocal music from the Patiala and Sham Chaurasia gharanas, traditions that both originated from the historical region of Punjab.