Harmonia

Sunday at 1PM

About Harmonia Early Music

Harmonia is a weekly one-hour radio program, podcast and blog that takes listeners back in history to the cathedrals, fairs, and stages of the past, teaching listeners about history as documented by musicians of the periods.

Through brilliant performances by today’s early music artists and insightful commentary, listeners experience the richness of early music history and culture. From the sublime realm of Chant to the passion of an Italian Baroque violin sonata, Harmonia casts new light on the music of the distant past.

Harmonia is a production of WFIU Public Radio in Bloomington, Indiana, drawing on resources from the Indiana University School of Music’s world-renowned Early Music Institute, and Indiana University’s Thomas Binkley Archive of Early Music Recordings.

Additional technical support from KOHM at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.

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Podcasts

  • Friday, February 27, 2015 8:39am
    Miko?aj Ziele?ski was a minor composer, but nonetheless a good one whose music deserves to be heard more often.
  • Monday, February 23, 2015 7:37am
    We’re throwing open the barn doors with music inspired by sheep, cats, chickens—even the frogs down by the creek.
  • Friday, February 20, 2015 9:39am
    Ensemble La Ninfea finds a structure for both creative musical expression and a platform for a real world cause.
  • Friday, February 13, 2015 8:37am
    Music from a trio of composers--Handel, Ariosti, and Bononcini--who worked together at the Royal Academy in 18th century London.
  • Friday, January 23, 2015 10:15pm
    The Netherlands-based viol consort play music of Christopher Tye and John Jenkins.