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Baroque Collection - Handel, Vivaldi, Bach, Pachelbel, Et Al


Release Date: 09/29/1992 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 67425   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Marc-Antoine CharpentierJean-Baptiste LullyChristoph W. GluckTomaso Albinoni,   ... 
Performer:  Xavier DarasseAlbert CalvayracAndré BernesAndré Saint-Clivier,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Philip LedgerMichel PiguetSir Neville MarrinerLouis Auriacombe,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsMichel Piguet Oboe EnsembleToulouse Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Te Deum in D major, H 146: Prelude by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa ?1690; France 
2.
Les folies d'Espagne by Jean-Baptiste Lully
Conductor:  Michel Piguet
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Michel Piguet Oboe Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
3.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Xavier Darasse (Organ)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
5.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
6.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - Allegro by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
7.
Concerto for 2 Trumpets in C major by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Albert Calvayrac (Trumpet), André Bernes (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
8.
Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  André Saint-Clivier (Mandolin)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
9.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Georges Armand (Violin)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
10.
Concerto for Oboe in D minor by Alessandro Marcello
Performer:  Maurice Bourgue (Oboe)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
Notes: Arranged: J.S. Bach 
11.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Notes: This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 
12.
King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628: Suite by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1691; England 
13.
Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
14.
Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
15.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
16.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
17.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Elaine Shaffer (Flute)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
18.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
19.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Trevor Connah 
20.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christian Ferras (Violin), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
21.
Concerto for Trumpet and 2 Oboes in D major by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Pierre Pierlot (Oboe), Jean-Pierre Taurignan (Oboe), Albert Calvayrac (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Louis Auriacombe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
22.
Sinfonies pour les soupers du roi by Michel Richard Delalande
Performer:  Thierry Caens (Trumpet), Bernard Soustrot (Trumpet), Guy Touvron (Trumpet),
Jean-Paul Leroy (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Wallez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paris Orchestral Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1690-1700; France 
23.
Musette et Tambourin en Rondeau by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
24.
Overture-Suite for Recorder, Strings and Basso Continuo in A minor, TV 55 no a 2 by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Elaine Shaffer (Flute)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Darmstadt, Germany 
25.
Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord in E flat major, BWV 1031 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Michel Debost (Flute), Lionel Rogg (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1734; Leipzig, Germany 

Customer Reviews

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 Refreshing Baroque July 13, 2013 By Sid BILASSY (Peopleton, Worcestershire) See All My Reviews "While all the selections on the double album are familiar and well known to the avid Baroque listener, the compilation provided me with a crisp, and indeed refreshing reading of beautifully played, and almost immortal compositions." Report Abuse
 Getting ready to sleep June 29, 2013 By Keith Klockau (Kansas City, MO) See All My Reviews "The lovely quiet baroque music is great for getting ready to sleep" Report Abuse
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