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Purcell’s Groove: The Anatomy of an Unlikely Musical Obsession

Les Concert des Nations in performance.
Les Concert des Nations in performance.
10:30AM
July
21, 2014

Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick found an unlikely musical obsession in a gorgeous performance of a tiny little movement by Henry Purcell.

Purcell’s Three Parts Upon A Ground – What’s A Ground Bass Anyway?

Green Day performs on stage.
What do Green Day and Henry Purcell have in common? Read on.
9:01AM
April
14, 2011

Punk rock and Henry Purcell have more in common than you’d think. Learn some music terminology and impress your friends!