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Vox Satanae - Episode #545 - 15th-20th Centuries

Vox Satanae – Episode #545: 15th-20th Centuries – Weeks of 2022 May 16 and 23

Vox Satanae – Episode #545 15th-20th Centuries In this episode we hear works by Jean Mouton, Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Giovanni Rigatti, Cristofaro Caresana, Johann Adolf Scheibe, Andreas Romberg, Édouard Lalo, Carlos Chávez, and Eric Whitacre. 165 Minutes – Weeks of 2022 May 16 and 23 Stream Vox Satanae Episode 545. Download Vox Satanae Episode 545.

Mexican composer Carlos Chávez

Enhance your Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is thought of as a day to celebrate Mexican-American culture. To that end I offer a fine piece of music by Mexican composer Carlos Chávez, his Symphony No. 2, Sinfonía India, written in 1935-6. This work is a symphony with three movements played without a break, and the composer employed melodies and instruments that originated with indigenous tribes of northern Mexico. At about 12 minutes in length, it is quite a succinct and evocative work that I think will delight you. Please follow the links within my text to learn more about the composer and his excellent music. […]

Vox Satanae #544: 15th - 20th Centuries

Vox Satanae – Episode #544: 15th-20th Centuries – Weeks of May 02 and 09, 2022

Vox Satanae – Episode #544 15th-20th Centuries In this episode we hear works by Walter Lambe, Costanzo Festa, Anthony Holborne, Alessandro Poglietti, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, Nicolas Dalayrac, Jan Kalivoda, Charles Tournemire, and Sir Harrison Birtwistle. 155 Minutes – Weeks of May 02 and 09, 2022 Stream Vox Satanae Episode 544. Download Vox Satanae Episode 544

Vox Satane #541: 15th - 20th Centuries

Vox Satanae – Episode #541: 15th-20th Centuries – Weeks of March 21 and March 28, 2022

Vox Satanae – Episode #541 15th-20th Centuries In this episode we hear works by William Cornysh, Giaches de Wert, Luca Marenzio, Jacob van Eyck, Henry Purcell, Johann Joachim Quantz, François-Adrien Boieldieu, Alexis de Castillon, Joaquín Turina, and Poul Ruders. 152 Minutes – Weeks of March 21 and March 28, 2022 Stream Vox Satanae Episode 541. Download Vox Satanae Episode 541.