Distant Mirror: June 23 - Songs of Adam de la Halle
It's the music of 13th century French trouveres Adam de la Halle this week on Distant Mirror. Adam was in the service of Robert of Anjou, brother of Louis IX. He wrote chansons, motets and rondos and you can hear several of these as the Dufay Collective peroform from their CD On the Banks of the Seine. There are also two selections by John Dowland, three songs by 15th century English composer Robert Morton, and church music by Tudor composer Christopher Tye. Join Allan Kelly Friday night at 10.