More Links: Ensemble Rebel, Rock Symphonies, and Gregorian Chant Database
More early music links of note.
- A 20-Year-Old Unapologetically Playing as if It Were 300 (New York Times): A look at Rebel, one of the more passionate Baroque ensembles on the American scene.
- Violin virtuoso David Garrett really rocks (Omaha World-Herald): A new recording by Garrett, “Rock Symphonies,”mixes together classical and rock music, including a piece called “Vivaldi vs. Vertigo.” (Listen here.)
- Gregorian Chant Database: A resource “intended as an easy tool for scholars and students to search and identify plainchant melodies with a possibility of displaying the sources.”
(The cover to “Rock Symphonies”; photo: Courtesy of the Artist)
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