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Baroque Masterpieces - Pachelbel, Albinoni, Bach, Et Al


Release Date: 01/29/2002 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 89847   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelJean Joseph MouretTomaso AlbinoniJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Gerard SchwarzGilbert JohnsonEdward CarrollE. Power Biggs,   ... 
Conductor:  Raymond LeppardRichard KappJean-Claude MalgoireEugene Ormandy,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber OrchestraPhilharmonia VirtuosiLa Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 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
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
2.
Suite de Symphonies no 1: 1st movement, Rondeau by Jean Joseph Mouret
Performer:  Gerard Schwarz (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1729; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Jean-Claude Malgoire
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 8 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
4.
Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook: Little Suite by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Thomas Frost 
5.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
6.
Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Gilbert Johnson (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1700; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
7.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  José L. Garcia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
8.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - 7th movement, Largo "Pastorale" by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: Rome, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Ettore Pinelli
Composition written: Rome, Italy (1708 - 1712). 
9.
Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
Length: 8 Minutes 24 Secs. 
10.
Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Edward Carroll (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
12.
Belshazzar, HWV 61: Martial Symphony by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1745; London, England 
Length: 0 Minutes 41 Secs. 
13.
Saul, HWV 53: Dead March by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
14.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Lucien Cailliet 
15.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: See the conqu'ring hero comes by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  E. Power Biggs (Organ)
Conductor:  Sir Charles Groves
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
16.
Samson, HWV 57: Let the bright Seraphim by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Lee Soper (Trumpet), Edward Carroll (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Richard Kapp
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Virtuosi
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
17.
Suite for Strings by Arcangelo Corelli
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Ettore Pinelli 

Sound Samples

Canon in D Major
Rondeau from Suites de Symphonies, Première suite, Fanfares
Adagio in G minor
I. Menuett in G Major, BWV Anh. 114
II. Musette in D Major, BWV Anh. 126
III. Bist du bei mir, BWV 508
IV. Marche in D Major, BWV Anh. 122
Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orpheo ed Euridice
Trumpet Voluntary. Andante maestoso
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from Solomon. Allegro
Pastoral ad libitum - Largo from Concerto Grosso in G minor Op. 6, No. 8 "Christmas Concerto"
Overture to Berenice
Rondeau from Abdelazer Suite
Largo from Xerxes
Martial Symphony from Belshazzar. Allegro
Dead March from Saul. Grave
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring from Cantata "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben", BWV 147
See, The Conquering Hero Comes from Judas Maccabaeus
Let the Bright Seraphim from Samson. Andante
I. Sarabanda. Largo
II. Giga. Allegro
III. Badinerie. Vivace

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