Claudio Monteverdi

In a project of unprecedented artistic ambition, the Boston Early Music Festival performed groundbreaking operas by Monteverdi. Now WCRB brings you these performances, on-demand.

James Doyle, courtesy of the Handel and Haydn Society

Oct. 10, 2014
Chorus and Orchestra of the Handel and Haydn Society
Harry Christophers, conductor

Mondeverdi - Toccata from Orfeo

Handel -  Coronation Anthem No. 1, HWV 258: Zadok the Priest

Bach - Motet, BWV 228: Singet dem Herrn

Handel - Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351

Handel -  Coronation Anthem No. 3, HWV 260: The King Shall Rejoice

Sir John Stevenson -  They play'd, in air the trembling music floats