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Early Music and New Music

Lucie Skeaping talks to Radio 3's embedded composer Matthew Kaner, New York-based composer Caroline Shaw and viola da gamba player Liam Byrne about how early music pieces and performance practice influence their styles as contemporary composers and performers.

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37 minutes

Music Played

  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto In G Major For 4 Violins - 1st Movt.

    Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien. Director: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • TELDEC : 0630 12320-2.
    • TELDEC.
    • 5.
  • Matthew Kaner

    Concerto For Four Baroque Violins - 1st Movt.

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio Sonata In D Minor Op.4 No.8 - 2nd Movt.

    Ensemble: Purcell Quartet.
    • CHACONNE : CHAN 0692.
    • CHACONNE.
    • 29.
  • Matthew Kaner

    Concerto For Four Baroque Violins - 2nd and 3rd Movts

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
  • Liam Byrne

    Lines Curved, Rivers Mirrored (Excerpt)

  • Marin Marais

    Prelude In G Major

    Performer: Liam Byrne.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No. 2 In D Minor BWV.1004 - Sarabanda

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS : CCS-12198.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS.
    • 15.
  • Caroline Shaw

    Partita (Sarabande)

    Choir: Roomful of Teeth.
    • NEW AMSTERDAM : NWAM 050.
    • NEW AMSTERDAM.
    • 8.
  • Matthew Kaner

    Reframe

    Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    Le tre Grazie à Venere

    Ensemble: TENET. Director: Jolle Greenleaf.
    • AVIE : 2326.
    • AVIE.
    • 2.
  • Caroline Shaw

    Dolce cantavi

    Ensemble: TENET. Director: Jolle Greenleaf.
    • AVIE : 2326.
    • AVIE.
    • 13.
  • Donnacha Dennehy

    Tesselatum (Excerpt)

    Performer: Nadia Sirota. Performer: Liam Byrne.
  • John (17th C) Bennet

    Venus' Birds

    Performer: Julien Behr. Singer: Andreas Scholl. Ensemble: Concerto di Viole.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMC-901993.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 11.
  • Nico Muhly

    Time To Dry

    Singer: Teitur Lassen. Ensemble: Holland Baroque Society.
    • NONESUCH : 556783.
    • NONESUCH.
    • 14.
  • Henry Purcell

    Music for a While

    Performer: George Malcolm. Singer: Ian Partridge.
    • ASV : CDQS-6172.
    • ASV.
    • 4.

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