In Italia: A Renaissance Christmas From Venice, Naples & Beyond 2016 - Friday December 22nd At 9AM

Dec 06, 2017 84

In the sixteenth-century, the splendor of the Renaissance blossomed across Italy as a new Holy Roman Empire stretched its wings from the Urals to the Atlantic.

This special  brings listeners wonderful sixteenth-century Christmas music from the Venetian world of Giovanni Bassano and Gioseffo Zarlino, moving westward to the Milan of Franchinus Gaffurius, and southerly to the Naples of Diego Ortiz. 

 

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SOURCE: http://northernpublicradio.org

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