Renaissance Fare

The Classical Station brings you a music of the Renaissance every month. Join host George Douglas for the fun and elegant sounds of lutes, recorders, harpsichords, percussion, a variety of ancient horns, romantic chansons, madrigals and more!

Winter 2019-2020

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The December edition of Renaissance Fare will be dedicated to the Christmas seasonand will feature some of the best recorded seasonal music for this festive time of year. We’ll hear from Early Music New York, Apollo's Fire, the Boston Camerata, and more. Monday, December 9, at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 15, at 5:00 p.m.

For the New Year, we will introduce some of the latest recordings of Renaissance music from popular groups around the world. What’s new with the London Consort, the New York Renaissance Band, the Piffaro Band, and more. Monday, January 13, at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, January 19, at 5:00 p.m.

The month of February requires a "French Toast to Love!" So we'll take a look at some of the most popular chansons (or love songs) in Paris and other romantic cities as well. Monday, February 10, at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, February 16, at 5:00 p.m.

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