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The London-based a cappella choir Stile Antico brings a program of Christmas music to Cambridge, Mass.
December 5, 2012 Hear the acclaimed British choral group in concert at the acoustically rich St. Paul's Church in Cambridge, Mass. The program features Christmas music from 16th century England composers Thomas Tallis and William Byrd, as well as an encore from the finest composer of the Spanish Renaissance.
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Queen Elizabeth I's coronation portrait
November 15, 2011 No historical fakery: Here's the real music of the Elizabethan era.
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The a cappella group Stile Antico specializes in music from the renaissance.
October 25, 2010 The choral group Stile Antico usually sings in the wide open spaces of giant churches. Yet their pristine and warms tones sounded pretty awesome when they gathered at NPR's offices for a Tiny Desk Concert. Watch the video.
Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano, won the 2010 Gramophone Artist of the Year award.
October 4, 2010 The venerable British classical music magazine has announced winners in 24 categories.
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As a boy chorister, Nico Muhly was inspired by the melding of words and music by William Byrd.
September 15, 2010 The composer recalls his youth as a chorister, and the special feeling he had for the music of William Byrd. Its beauty was powerful enough to open the door even wider into a vast world of music.
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December 12, 2007 To paraphrase an old marketing slogan, "this is not your father's Oldsmobile," these are not your father's classical artists. A new generation of instrumentalists, singers, and conductors has been taking the concert stage by storm, represented in part by these ten standout recordings of 2007.
June 22, 2007 "Music for Compline," a recording by the vocal ensemble Stile Antico, features music written in 16th-century England for a religious service called Compline. Reviewer Tom Manoff calls Stile Antico one of the finest choral ensembles of our day.
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