Lucie Skeaping explores the life and music of 17th-century composer Thomas Ravenscroft. (R)
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Robert Hollingworth explores Monteverdi's powerful fourth book of madrigals. (R)
Lucie Skeaping explores the 'balet comique de la royne'. (R)
Catherine Bott explores literary musical tributes 15th century composer Johannes Ockeghem.
Lucie Skeaping considers the background to a significant 'musical war' in the 1750s. (R)
Catherine Bott tells the unfortunate tale of Princess Marguerite of Austria. (R)
Lucie Skeaping explores the lives and work of Francesca and Settimia Caccini.
Lucie Skeaping and chef Clarissa Dickson Wright talk about Handel's love of food. (R)
Lucie Skeaping looks back on the life and music of Jacobean prodigy Orlando Gibbons.
Catherine Bott explores the life and music of German composer Carl Heinrich Graun. (R)
Lucie Skeaping presents highlights from a concert performed by Accademia Bizantina.
4/9 Lucie Skeaping discusses Hasse's baroque opera Piramo e Tisbe, with Michael Schneider.