Sara Schneider

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  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Station-Based

Recent Pieces from Sara Schneider

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EMN 19-16: Purely Instrumental, Made in Italy, 10/7/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Delightful Italian miniatures for winds, strings, and keyboard instruments await you on the show this week. We'll hear from Frescobaldi, Bononcini, and Castello, plus ...
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EMN 19-09: Jacob Obrecht: Made for the Muses, 8/19/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Jacob Obrecht's generation was rich in musical talent, including Josquin and de la Rue, yet Obrecht was the most famous composer of masses of his time, acclaimed in Italy as ...
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EMN 19-08: Hail, Star of the Sea, 8/12/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

This week's program features hymns and motets in honor of the Virgin Mary, including a setting of Ave Maria by Loyset Compère, Ockeghem's Intemerata Dei Mater, and ...
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EMN 19-05: Guillaume, Worldly God of Harmony, 7/22/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

This week, the spotlight is on Guillaume de Machaut, the 14th century poet-composer whose works inspired Chaucer and other poets. We'll hear his groundbreaking Messe de ...
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EMN 19-03: Alessandro Grandi- Vespro della Beata Vergine, 7/8/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Alessandro Grandi worked alongside Monteverdi at San Marco in Venice for a number of years, and his music reveals his mastery of a subtler style than his more famous ...
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EMN 18-52: Music from Florence, 6/17/2019 (58:32)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

This week's program celebrates the city that gave birth to both the Italian Renaissance and opera! We'll hear Dufay's motet Nuper rosarum flores, which was composed for the ...
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EMN 18-51: Rise and Schein, 6/10/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

One hundred years before J.S. Bach became cantor at the Thomaskirche in Leipzig, the job belonged to Johann Hermann Schein. He masterfully infused the sounds of Italy into ...
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EMN 18-44: Joyful Eastertide, 4/22/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Early Music Now celebrates Easter with an uplifting program including William Byrd's Mass Propers for Easter, an 11th century mass sung by Ensemble Gilles Binchois, settings ...
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EMN 18-32: A Lübeck Abendmusik, 1/28/2019 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Dieterich Buxtehude's Advent concert series called Abendmusik was so popular, police had to be on hand for crowd control! This week's show gives an idea of the draw of ...
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EMN 18-29: La Serenissima, 1/7/2019 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

The 16th century Venetian School influenced composers all over Europe- from the polychoral masterpieces of Gabrieli to the innovative keyboard music of Merulo. We'll also ...