The Governor’s Musick is Colonial Williamsburg’s resident 18th-century musical ensemble. Jane Hanson, Herb Watson, Jenny Edenborn and Wayne Moss perform.
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Harpsichord maker Ed Wright prizes the instrument for its bright, crystalline sound and unique mechanics.| Transcript
Organist Michael Monaco coaxes the sound of the 1700s from an 18th century organ in William and Mary’s Wren Chapel.| Transcript
Relating the daily lives of America’s ancestors is the product of research and performance. Performer Kat Getward shares the part that music plays in the EFT “Making History Live.”| Transcript
A new documentary reflects on five decades of Fifes and Drums. Director Mike Durling talks about building a film that looks through the years and across the country.| Transcript
In clear voice and high spirits, Kelly Kennedy sings Irish Christmas melodies.| Transcript