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The Greatest Of Baroque

Release Date: 01/01/2000 
Label:  Platinum Disc   Catalog #: 1045   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelJohann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelDomenico Scarlatti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2. Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 17 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
4. Sonata for Harpsichord in C major, K 420/L S2 by Domenico Scarlatti
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
5. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
6. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 29 Secs. 
7. Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430: no 4, Air and Variations "The Harmonious Blacksmith" by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 20 Secs. 

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