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Vivace! Baroque Classics


Release Date: 07/14/2008 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6527   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelJohann Sebastian BachJohann PachelbelAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Ronald Thomas
Conductor:  Adrian ShepherdRonald ThomasSir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  CantilenaSoloists of AustraliaScottish Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ronald Thomas (Violin)
Conductor:  Ronald Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soloists of Australia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
4.
Concerto for Strings in A major, RV 159 by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
5.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
6.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ronald Thomas (Violin)
Conductor:  Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantilena
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
7.
Concerto for 4 Violins and Cello in B minor, Op. 3 no 10/RV 580 by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Ronald Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soloists of Australia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711; Venice, Italy 
8.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 

Sound Samples

Solomon, HWV 67, Act III: Sinfonia, "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"
Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042: I. Allegro
Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042: II. Adagio
Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042: III. Allegro assai
Canon and Gigue: Canon in D major
Concerto for Strings in A major, RV 159: I. Allegro
Concerto for Strings in A major, RV 159: II. Adagio
Concerto for Strings in A major, RV 159: III. Allegro
Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: I. Overture
Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": I. Vivace - Grave
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": II. Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": III. Adagio - Allegro - Adagio
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": IV. Vivace
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": V. Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto": VI. Pastorale: Largo
Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String"
Concerto for 4 Violins in B minor, Op. 3, No. 10, RV 580: I. Allegro
Concerto for 4 Violins in B minor, Op. 3, No. 10, RV 580: II. Largo
Concerto for 4 Violins in B minor, Op. 3, No. 10, RV 580: III. Allegro

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