Links: Yale Collection of Musical Instruments, Iberian Renaissance Polyphony, and Hildegard von Bingen “Vision”
Early music links of note. (Click on the news organization to read more.)
- Purvis takes over instrument collection (Yale News): William Purvis, faculty member at Yale, takes over the directorship of one of America’s finest musical instrument museums.
- Beyond Victoria (Gramophone): Andrew Mellor describes the beauty of Spanish and Portuguese Renaissance polyphony.
- “Vision,” the story of Hildegard von Bingen, a renaissance nun in Medieval Germany (Rome Reports): Released in 2009, the film will soon be available on DVD.