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Handel: Concerto For Oboe, Etc / Holliger, Leppard, Eco


Release Date: 01/07/2008 
Label:  Philips Baroque Classics Catalog #: 426082   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Heinz HolligerJohn ConstableLeslie PearsonKenneth Heath,   ... 
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Holliger, a masterly interpreter, does not hesitate to embellish repeats. His playing and that of the other artists in this collection is exquisite, and the recording is naturally balanced."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
"Holliger, a masterly interpreter, does not hesitate to embellish repeats. His playing and that of the other artists in this collection is exquisite, and the recording is naturally balanced."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Oboe no 1 in B flat major, HWV 301 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1740; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
2.
Concerto grosso in C major, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Constable (Harpsichord), Leslie Pearson (Organ), Kenneth Heath (Cello),
Neil Black (Oboe), James Brown (Oboe), Kenneth Sillito (Violin),
John Tunnell (Violin)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
3.
Concerto for Oboe no 2 in B flat major, HWV 302a by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1740; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
4.
Concerto for Oboe no 3 in G minor, HWV 287 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1703-1705; Hamburg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
5.
Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 3 in G major, HWV 314 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe), Kenneth Sillito (Violin)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
6.
Sonata ŕ cinque for Violin and Strings in B flat major, HWV 288 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1706-1707; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
7.
Overture in D major, HWV 337/338 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Leslie Pearson (Organ), Kenneth Sillito (Violin), James Tyler (Chitarrone),
Kenneth Heath (Cello), Neil Black (Oboe), James Brown (Oboe),
John Constable (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 
8.
Hornpipe in D major, HWV 356 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Neil Black (Oboe), James Brown (Oboe), Leslie Pearson (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1971 
Venue:  London 

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