Perfect weather for a concert

Why look at the rain when you can come and hear Musikay doing some of the sunniest music ever written in an acoustics worthy of European cathedrals. Get out of the rain and join us tonight at 7:30 p.m. at St Thomas the Apostle in Waterdown or tomorrow 3:00 p.m. at St...

Giovanni Paolo Cima

Cima was an important and eminent Italian composer of the early 17th century. He was born around 1570 and it seems that he received an excellent education. His remarkable talent as a keyboard player was noticed during his teenage and young adult years. Cima lived his...

Christopher Tye

Christopher Tye was an early English Renaissance composer and organist. He was born around 1505 in East Anglia. Records show that he trained at the University of Cambridge and became choirmaster at Ely Cathedral. He is famed as the music teacher of Edward VI of...

Charles d’Ambleville

We know little of Charles d’Ambleville. He was born on june 6, 1588 in the diocese of Évreux and passed away on July 6, 1637. On September 29, he joined the novitiate with the Jesuit. In 1620 he was in charge of procurement for a convent in Rouen where he was also...

Josquin des Prez

Josquin des Prez was born around 1450 in the county of Hainaut or possibly just across the border in modern-day France. Josquin was a Franco-Flemish composer of the early renaissance. He was the most famous and influential European composer. Considered to be the...