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The Handel Collection / John Rutter, City Of London Sinfonia


Release Date: 04/30/1990 
Label:  American Gramaphone   Catalog #: 590   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nicholas DanielJohn ScottHarry BicketRachel Masters
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2. Semele, HWV 58: Where'er you walk by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nicholas Daniel (Oboe)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: John Rutter 
3. Concerto a due cori no 1 in B flat major, HWV 332: Allegro non troppo by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1746-1747; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4. Concertos (6) for Organ, Op. 4: no 5 in F major, HWV 293 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Scott (Organ)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 3, Menuet by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6. Water Music: Country Dance by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7. Suite for Harpsichord in C major: Sarabande by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Harry Bicket (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Fenton House, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294: 1st movement, Andante-Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Rachel Masters (Harp)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 50 Secs. 
9. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 12 in B minor, HWV 330 - Aria by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10. Concerto for Oboe no 1 in B flat major, HWV 301 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Nicholas Daniel (Oboe)
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1740; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 8 Minutes 19 Secs. 
11. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
12. Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
13. Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430: no 4, Air and Variations "The Harmonious Blacksmith" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Harry Bicket (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Fenton House, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
14. Suite for Harpsichord in A major, HWV 426: no 4, Gigue by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Harry Bicket (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
Date of Recording: 06/1989 
Venue:  Fenton House, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
15. Saul, HWV 53: Sinfonia no 1 "Bell" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Rutter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  City of London Sinfonia
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Great Hall, Univ Coll School, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 

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