Welcome to Musica Secreta

Lucrezia Borgia's DaughterFor over thirty years, Musica Secreta has explored the music written for and by women from the fifteenth to the eighteen century.

Our new CD, Lucrezia Borgia’s Daughter, is now available on Obsidian Records CD717.  Buy it and our other recordings from the shop.

Read Laurie’s fascinating introduction to the project in the Guardian Music blog.

See a short film about the recording of the CD and the research behind it.

Listen to Laurie and Donald Macleod in conversation on BBC Radio 3’s Composer of the Week celebration for International Women’s Day 2017, on the women of Renaissance Ferrara.