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Elizabethan Stalker Songs

Problem is, it’s in our genes not to give up easily on love. Back in the time of Elizabeth I, unrequited love was something noble. In fact, most of the lute songs that fans of early music adore express a love that will never grow old, at least on the part of one of the lovers. Continue reading

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Spare me the Bambinos singing “O mio babbino caro”!

… arias in the mouths of babes usually end up sounding like caterwauling. Chances are, you will simply end up showing us what you CAN’T do. Continue reading

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