We're celebrating the season of Advent on this week's show, with works like Canite tuba by Giovanni da Palestrina, Charpentier's O Antiphons, Alma redemptoris mater by Tomás Luis de Victoria, and settings of Nun komm der Heiden Heiland by Buxtehude and Bach. We'll also hear medieval music for the Feast of St. Nicholas performed by La Reverdie.

  • Anon.    Ex eius tumba    La Reverdie
  • Anon.    Qui cum audissent    La Reverdie
  • Anon.    Veni Redemptor gencium    Anonymous 4
  • Guillaume Dufay    Conditor Alme Siderum    Pomerium
  • Giovanni da Palestrina    Canite Tuba    Westminster Cathedral Choir
  • Tomas Luis de Victoria    Alma Redemptoris Mater    The Sixteen
  • Marc-Antoine Charpentier    O Antiphons    Les Arts Florissants
  • Dieterich Buxtehude    Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland    Harald Vogel, organ
  • J.S. Bach    Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland BWV 62 (Chorus)    Monteverdi Choir&English Baroque Soloists
  • Michael Altenburg    Nun komm der Heiden Heiland    Vox Luminis
View show archive