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Baroque Favorites - Pachelbel, Handel, Vivaldi, Purcell, Etc


Release Date: 08/20/1993 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 4557   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelHenry PurcellAntonio VivaldiArcangelo Corelli,   ... 
Performer:  Sydney HumphreysRobert MastersYehudi MenuhinEli Goren,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerYehudi MenuhinRaymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsBath Festival OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
2. Chacony for Strings in G minor, Z 730 by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
3. Concerto for 4 Violins and Cello in B minor, Op. 3 no 10/RV 580 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Sydney Humphreys (Violin), Robert Masters (Violin), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin),
Eli Goren (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
4. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 2 in F major by Arcangelo Corelli
Performer:  Derek Simpson (Cello), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Robert Masters (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
5. 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 
6. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 11 in A major, HWV 329 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Gerald English (Tenor)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin,  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra,  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
7. Madrigals, Book 8: Se vittorie si belle by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Gerald English (Tenor), Hugues Cuénod (Tenor)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1638; Italy 
8. Madrigals, Book 8: Se vittorie si belle by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Gerald English (Tenor), Hugues Cuénod (Tenor)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1638; Italy 

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