Extended Play: November 2017

Here are some additional tracks to accompany the reading in the November 2017 issue. Track 1 is an example of November’s Word of the Month, bertso. Tracks 2-7 are examples of music from the transition from Renaissance to Baroque. **Error in print: The excerpt from Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo was mistakenly printed as “Savall.” The real title of the piece is Toccata.** …

Portugal. The Band

With “Feel It Still,” their first hit on the Billboard Hot 100 charts, Portugal. The Man has won some long-deserved commercial success.

November 2017

Check out what’s in the November 2017 issue of Music Alive! Featured Articles Playlists Hear the Music Extended Play   PLUS— Listening Guide: Earth, Wind & Fire’s “September” Cool Careers: Music photographer Scott Newton Who Invented…: Bossa Nova and more!