And finally, a bit of actual Christmas music from the Greek Orthodox Church.
It comes as a very pleasant surprise to see that ECM Records has its very own blog now. Simple, beautifully… Read more [Music] Between Sound and Space: ECM Records and Beyond
Ezequiel Viñao is an avant-garde composer originally hails from Argentina, but is now an American citizen based out of New… Read more [Music] Ezequiel Viñao – Beowulf: Scyld’s Burial – Paul Hillier
A very pleasant surprise from our friend and colleague, Vincent Moon, who churns out stream of startlingly beautiful compilations from… Read more [Music] Collection Petites Planètes – Kangë e Defa – Female Rhapsody in Kosova
We celebrate the victory over death by Jesus Christ. Christ is Risen! Truly, He is Risen!
Les Grandes Voix Bulgares perform what is, to my ears, the perfect version of the refrain, “Lord Have Mercy” (Kyrie… Read more [Music] Les Grandes Voix Bulgares – Chœr d’Hommes – Gospodi Pomilui
Agnes Hvizdalek & Jakob Schneidewind, who go by the group name Demi Broxa, are two experimental music artists working out… Read more [Music] Demi Broxa – Agnes Hvizdalek (voice) & Jakob Schneidewind (bass, electronics)
Cristóbal de Morales is among my favorite Spanish composers of the Renaissance era. Saint Isodore of Seville, the patron saint… Read more [Music] Cristóbal de Morales – Mass for the feast of St. Isidore of Seville
Day after day, week after week, I get to scroll through my feed and finding some of the ugliest, most… Read more [Music] Guillaume de Machaut – La Messe de Nostre Dame: Kyrie
Moscow’s Sretensky Monastery Choir is considered to be arguably Russia’s best choir. One can hear why on this folk song… Read more [Music] Moscow Sretensky Monastery Choir – Конь (Horse)