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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.
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. 
5.
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: England 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
6.
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. 
7.
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). 
8.
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. 
9.
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. 
10.
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. 
11.
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. 
12.
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. 
13.
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 
14.
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. 
15.
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. 
16.
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 
17.
Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook: Minuet in G major/minor by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Baroque 

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