WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

The Best Of Handel


Release Date: 01/02/1998 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556665   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Johann AratoreJozef CejkaMiroslav Kajmar
Conductor:  Josef KopelmanBéla BánfalviJohn TingeRichard Edlinger,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella IstropolitanaBudapest StringsHandel Festival Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes concerto(s) for trumpet: excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel. Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana. Conductor: Richard Edlinger. Soloist: Miroslav Kajmar. Includes concerto(s) for trumpet: excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel. Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana. Conductor: Richard Edlinger. Soloist: Miroslav Kajmar. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 3 in G major, HWV 314 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
2.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Béla Bánfalvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
3.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 5 in D major, HWV 323 - Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
4.
Concerto for Organ in F major, HWV 295 "Cuckoo and the Nightingale": Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Johann Aratore (Organ)
Conductor:  John Tinge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Handel Festival Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
5.
Concerto grosso in C major, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
6.
Concerto grosso in C major, HWV 318 "Alexander's Feast": 4th movement, Andante non presto by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
7.
Concerto for Oboe no 3 in G minor, HWV 287: 3rd movement, Largo by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jozef Cejka (Oboe)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1703-1705; Hamburg, Germany 
8.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: See the conqu'ring hero comes by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
9.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Jozef Cejka (Oboe)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
10.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 8, Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
11.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
12.
Water Music, HWV 348-350: Excerpt(s) by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
13.
Concerto for Trumpet in D minor: Largo-Vivace by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Miroslav Kajmar (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Petr Skvor
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
14.
Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
15.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana,  Bratislava City Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
16.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
17.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 4 in A minor HWV 322 - 3rd movement, Largo e piano by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
18.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 6 in G minor, HWV 324 - 3rd movement, Musette by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Josef Kopelman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739 

Sound Samples

Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: Overture
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: La rejouissance
Concerto Grosso in G major, Op. 3, No. 3, HWV 314: Largo e staccato
Concerto Grosso in G major, Op. 3, No. 3, HWV 314: Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G major, Op. 3, No. 3, HWV 314: Adagio
Concerto Grosso in G major, Op. 3, No. 3, HWV 314: Allegro
Solomon, HWV 67: Act III: Sinfonia, "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"
Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op. 6, No. 4, HWV 322: Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 4: Larghetto affettuoso
Concerto Grosso in D major, Op. 6, No. 5, HWV 323: Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 5: Allegro
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 6, HWV 324: Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 6: Larghetto e affettuoso
Organ Concerto in F major, HWV 295, "The Cuckoo and The Nightingale": Organ Concerto in F major: Allegro
Concerto Grosso in C major, HWV 318, "Alexander's Feast": Allegro
Concerto Grosso in C major, HWV 318, "Alexander's Feast": Andante, non presto
Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G minor, HWV 287: Oboe Concerto in G minor: Largo
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63 (arr. for orchestra): See the conqu'ring hero comes
Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40 (arr. for oboe and orchestra): Xerxes: Larghetto
Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348: VI. Air
Water Music: Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348: IX. Hornpipe
Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: V. Lentement
Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe
Trumpet Concerto in D minor: Largo - Vivace
Messiah, HWV 56: Messiah: Pastoral Symphony
Trumpet Concerto in D major: Vivace
Messiah, HWV 56: Messiah: Hallelujah

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Already a subscriber? Sign In