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Weekend Classics - A Baroque Weekend


Release Date: 05/10/2005 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000428802   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniJohann PachelbelAntonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Eduard KaufmannWalter PrystawskiHerbert HöverJean Soldan,   ... 
Conductor:  Rudolf BaumgartnerPaul Kuentz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival StringsPaul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

Imported from : European Union   
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Lucerne Festival Strings, Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra. Conductors: Rudolf Baumgartner, Paul Kuentz. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Lucerne Festival Strings, Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra. Conductors: Rudolf Baumgartner, Paul Kuentz. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Eduard Kaufmann (Organ), Walter Prystawski (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by
Albinoni. 
2. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Performer:  Eduard Kaufmann (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
3. Concerto for 4 Violins in A major, RV 552 "Per eco in lontano" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Herbert Höver (Violin), Walter Prystawski (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1740 
4. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
5. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
6. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jean Soldan (Flute)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
7. Chacony for Strings in G minor, Z 730 by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
8. Pièces de clavecin en concerts: 3rd Concert - no 4, Tambourin I in A major by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1741; France 
9. Suite de Symphonies no 1: 1st movement, Rondeau by Jean Joseph Mouret
Conductor:  Paul Kuentz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1729; France 
10. Te Deum in D major, H 146: Prelude by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Performer:  Adolf Scherbaum (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Paul Kuentz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa ?1690; France 

Sound Samples

Adagio For Strings And Organ In G Minor
Canon And Gigue In D Major
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 1. Allegro
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 2. Larghetto
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 3. Allegro
Ciacona in G minor
Suite No.3 in D, BWV 1068: 2. Air
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Cantata BWV 147: Jesus bleibet meine Freude
Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV 1067: 7. Badinerie
Tambourins in A major
Sinfonies de Fanfare In D Major: 1. (without tempo indication)
Te Deum for Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra, H 146: Prélude

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