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Handel: Water Music; Fireworks Music

Virtuoso / Gardiner / English Baroque Soloists
Release Date: 07/24/2012 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001707902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Length: 13 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2.
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3.
Water Music Suite no 3 in G major, HWV 350 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
4.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 9 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Water Music, HWV 348-350 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1715/1736; London, England 

Sound Samples

Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 1. Ouverture
Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 2. Bourrée
Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 3. La paix
Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 4. La réjouissance
Music for the Royal Fireworks: Suite HWV 351: 5. Menuet I-II
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 1. Ouverture (Grave - Allegro)
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 2. Adagio e staccato
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 3a. Allegro
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 3b. Andante
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 3c. without indication (da capo)
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 5. Presto
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 5. Air
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 6. Menuet
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: 8/9. Bourrée - Hornpipe
Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348: without indication (da capo)
Water Music Suite No.3 in G, HWV 350: 16. without indication
Water Music Suite No.3 in G, HWV 350: 17. Rigaudon - 18. without indication
Water Music Suite No.3 in G, HWV 350: 19. Menuet - 20. without indication
Water Music Suite No.3 in G, HWV 350: 21. without indication - 22. without indication
Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349: 11. Allegro
Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349: 12. Alla hornpipe
Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349: 13. Minuet
Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349: 14. Lentement
Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349: 15. Bourrée

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