Eamonn talks to Harry and Robert about how they started their own ensembles - The Sixteen and I Fagiolini.
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Oddi e soddi
Season 2, Ep. 18
Eamonn and Robert enjoy piercing Rubbra, Bertolusi and Monteverdi - can that dissonance really be right? We finally get to hear Eamonn singing (Purcell) and another top hit from the Vox album.Also, who is Julia Donk?
An 'unknown' French masterwork
Season 2, Ep. 17
Robert's favourite piece of 20th century choral music is 'Les Cantiques des cantiques' (The Song of Songs) by Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur from 1952.It's a 12-voice tapestry of choralsensualitéthat takes your breath away.Eamonn and Robert introduce it and ask why it's not more performed. (Spoiler: current time-sensitive discount offer on buying the scores at the end!)