CONTINUUM: Musician Extraordinaire

Jordi Savall is one of the most famous of early music musicians performing today. He is truly a "Musician Extraordinaire". Continuum this week presents recordings of some of his expert solo playing on the Renaissance viola da gamba. Also included will be recordings of his early music ensemble, Hesperion XXI, performing works of the English Renaissance composer William Lawes. Recordings used will be The Celtic Viol (Jordi Savall, Andrew Lawrence King & Frank McGuire) - AliaVox AVSA 9878, and William Lawes Consort Sets in Five & Six Parts (Hesperion XXI, directed by Jordi Savall) - AliaVox AV 9823 A+B.