Motets of William Byrd on Sounds Choral
Sounds Choral this Sunday (6/25) features some of the secular and sacred motets of 16th and 17th-century Renaissance composer William Byrd.
Host Ryan Brandau continues his celebration of Byrd's music during this 400th anniversary year of Byrd's passing. The program shares motets from the three volumes of polyphonic works published by Byrd while serving at the Chapel Royal under Queen Elizabeth I. Listen at 2 pm.