In the Mode: October 13, 2013
Next time on In the Mode, music from the court of Maximilian II of Hapsburg who was Holy Roman Emperor from 1564 to 1576. Music was an essential part of life at court, lots of music was needed for many special occasions. Ferdinand established a chapel for his children and by 1551, Maximilian’s chapel had its own musical establishment, Jacobus Vaet was Kapellmeister. We’ll hear his music performed by Cinquecento.