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Handel: Royal Fireworks, Etc / Pinnock, English Concert


Release Date: 08/15/1995 
Label:  Dg Archiv Masters Catalog #: 447279   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Trevor PinnockChristian RutherfordAnthony Halstead
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 08/1984 
Venue:  St. John's, Smith Square, London 
Length: 18 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2.
Concerto grosso in C major, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1984 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 51 Secs. 
3.
Alceste, HWV 45: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749-1750; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1985 
Venue:  St. John's, Smith Square, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
4.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Date of Recording: 07/1990 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
5.
Saul, HWV 53: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Trevor Pinnock (Organ)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1985 
Venue:  St. John's, Smith Square, London 
Length: 12 Minutes 8 Secs. 
6.
Samson, HWV 57: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Christian Rutherford (French Horn), Anthony Halstead (French Horn)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Date of Recording: 11/1985 
Venue:  St. John's, Smith Square, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 56 Secs. 
7.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1984 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 1. Ouverture
Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 2. Bourrée
Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 3. La paix
Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 4. La réjouissance
Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 5. Menuet I
Music For The Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 6. Menuet II
Concerto grosso In C, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": 1. Allegro
Concerto grosso In C, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": 2. Largo - Adagio
Concerto grosso In C, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": 3. Allegro - Adagio
Concerto grosso In C, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": 4. Andante non presto
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba
Belshazzar, HWV 61: Overture
Alceste, HWV 45 / Act 1: Grand Entrée: Maestoso
From Saul: Sinfonia, HWV 53: 1. Allegro
From Saul: Sinfonia, HWV 53: 2. Larghetto - Adagio
From Saul: Sinfonia, HWV 53: 3. Allegro
From Saul: Sinfonia, HWV 53: 4. Andante larghetto
From Samson (Act I): Sinfonia, HWV 57: 1. Andante - Adagio
From Samson (Act I): Sinfonia, HWV 57: 2. Allegro
From Samson (Act I): Sinfonia, HWV 57: 3. Menuetto

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