GESUALDO O dolorosa gioia, Madrigals

Podcast: Carlo Gesualdo, composer, murderer

Carlo Gesualdo, Prince of Venosa, was one of the more colorful characters among Italian Renaissance composers. He wrote unusual and highly emotional music, and he was a murderer. This podcast looks at both his personal life (sometimes gruesome) as well … Read More →


LAURIDSEN Choral Music

Podcast: Morten Lauridsen’s Choral Music

Morten Lauridsen is America’s pre-eminent composer of choral music. His music, with long, arching, expressive lines is enjoyed by performers and audiences alike. In the CD featured in this podcast, the Elora Festival Singers under conductor Noel Edison present five … Read More →