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Baroque Treasures

Baroque Treasures / Various
Release Date: 09/25/2012 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 2579   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Claudio MonteverdiGeorge Frideric HandelJohann PachelbelAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  David DanielsChiara BianchiniJanet SeeAndrew Lawrence-King,   ... 
Conductor:  Emmanuelle HaïmRoger NorringtonAndrew ParrottRichard Hickox,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner PlayersTaverner ConsortConcerto Cologne,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 43 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
L'Orfeo: Toccata by Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor:  Emmanuelle Haïm
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1607; Mantua, Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
2.
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  David Daniels ()
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
3.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
4.
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
5.
Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 
6.
Laetatus sum, RV 607 by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Chiara Bianchini (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 9 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Flute in G minor, Op. 10 no 2/RV 439 "La notte" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Janet See (Flute)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1728; Venice, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 31 Secs. 
9.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
10.
Messiah, HWV 56: Overture (Grave - Allegro moderato) by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
11.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Chiara Bianchini (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 10 Minutes 14 Secs. 
13.
Dixit Dominus, HWV 232: Dixit Dominus by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1707; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 22 Secs. 
14.
Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1: Sonata pian e forte alla quarta bassa by Giovanni Gabrieli
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1597; Venice, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
15.
Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Andrew Lawrence-King (Harp)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players,  Taverner Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Length: 13 Minutes 58 Secs. 
16.
Miserere mei Deus by Gregorio Allegri
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Consort
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1603; Italy 
Length: 13 Minutes 23 Secs. 
17.
L' Incoronazione di Poppea: Pur ti miro by Claudio Monteverdi
Performer:  Arleen Augér (), Della Jones ()
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1642; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 43 Secs. 
18.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Roger Norrington
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
19.
Marche de triomphe avec des trompettos et des timbales, for orchestra by André Danican Philidor
Conductor:  Hugo Reyne
Period: Baroque 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
20.
La Marche des Mousquetaires by André Danican Philidor
Conductor:  Hugo Reyne
Period: Baroque 
Length: 1 Minutes 26 Secs. 
21.
Quatrième Concert de simphonies in A major, Op. 4 No. 2: Chaconne by Antoine Dauvergne
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Concerto Cologne
Period: Classical 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
22.
Te Deum in D major, H 146: Prelude by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Conductor:  William Christie
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa ?1690; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
23.
Mass for Organ no 2 "propre pour les convents": Offertoire sur les grands jeux by François Couperin
Performer:  Jean-Patrice Brosse (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1690 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
24.
Regina coeli, motet for 2 high sopranos & instruments in B flat major, H. 32 by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Conductor:  Emmanuel Mandrin
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1691 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
25.
Panis angelicus by Louis-Nicolas Clérambault
Performer:  Josep-Miquel Ramon i Monzó (), Gérard Lesne (), Mark Padmore ()
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
26.
In convertendo, motet: Tune repletium est gaudio nostrum by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Hervé Niquet
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
27.
Plainte sur la mort de Monsieur Lambert by Du Buisson
Performer:  Gérard Lesne ()
Period: Baroque 
Length: 5 Minutes 19 Secs. 
28.
Troisième Concert: 3. Tambourins 1 et 2 by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Trio Sonnerie
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1741; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
29.
Le Canal de Versailles: Ouverture by André Danican Philidor
Conductor:  Hugo Reyne
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1687 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
30.
Isis: Air des trembleurs. L'hiver qui nous tourmente s'obstine à nous geler by Jean-Baptiste Lully
Performer:  Isabelle Desrochers (), Bernard Delétré ()
Conductor:  Hugo Reyne
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 
31.
Les Indes Galantes: Air de Zima: Régnez, plaisirs et jeux by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Patricia Petibon ()
Conductor:  Patrick Cohën-Akenine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Folies Françoises
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
32.
Les Indes galantes: Chaconne by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Patrick Cohën-Akenine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Folies Françoises
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735/1761; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 36 Secs. 
33.
Symphonies pour les soupers du Roi: Caprice de Villers-Cotterêts by Michel Richard Delalande
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Leroy (Trumpet), Thierry Caens (Trumpet), Maurice André (Trumpet),
Guy Touvron (Trumpet), Bernard Soustrot (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Jean-Pierre Wallez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Orchestral de Paris
Period: Baroque 
Length: 16 Minutes 10 Secs. 
34.
Symphonies pour le Festin Royal du Comte d'Artois: Suite in G minor: Contredanse by François Francoeur
Conductor:  Hugo Reyne
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
35.
Fantasia upon a ground, for 3 violins (or recorders) & continuo in D major/F major, Z. 731 by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1680 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
36.
Funeral Music for Queen Mary by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players,  Taverner Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
37.
Cantata "Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir", BWV 29: Sinfonia by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 08/27/1731; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
38.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players,  Taverner Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
39.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
40.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Minuet by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christopher Krueger (Flute)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
41.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christopher Krueger (Flute)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 26 Secs. 
42.
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 1. (Allegro) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Holloway (Violin), Paul Goodwin (Oboe), David Staff (Trumpet),
Marion Verbruggen (Recorder)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 03/24/1721; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
43.
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 2. Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Marion Verbruggen (Recorder), John Holloway (Violin), Paul Goodwin (Oboe),
David Staff (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 03/24/1721; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
44.
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Marion Verbruggen (Recorder), John Holloway (Violin), Paul Goodwin (Oboe),
David Staff (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
45.
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Gavottes 1 & 2 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
46.
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Bourrée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731 
Length: 1 Minutes 10 Secs. 
47.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
48.
La plainte by Robert de Visée
Performer:  Pascal Monteilhet (Theorbo)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 17th Century; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
49.
Requiem: Introit by André Campra
Conductor:  Jean-Claude Malgoire
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1722 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
50.
Suite in G minor: Plainte (lentement) by Marin Marais
Performer:  Jérôme Hantaï (), Pierre Hantaï (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Orfeo: Toccata
Xerxes - Frondi tenere ... Ombra mai fù: Larghetto: Ombra mai fù
Canon and Gigue in D: Canon
Canon and Gigue in D: Gigue
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo (choeur)
Three parts upon a Ground Z731
A Suite of Theatre Music: II. Rondeau (Abdelazer, or The Moor's Revenge Z.570 No. 2)
Laetatus sum (Salmo 121) RV607
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 1 in E major RV269, 'La primavera': I. Allegro
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 1 in E major RV269, 'La primavera': II. Largo e pianissimo
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 1 in E major RV269, 'La primavera': III. Danza pastorale (Allegro)
Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte': I. Largo
Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte': II. Presto (Fantasmi) ; III. Largo
Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte': IV. Presto
Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte': V. Largo (Il sonno)
Concerto in G minor for Flute and Strings Op. 10 No.2 RV439, 'La notte': VI. Allegro
Cantata No. 29, 'Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir' BWV29: Sinfonia
Cantata No. 147, 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben' BWV147: Choral: Jesu bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, joy of man's desiring)
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.3 in D major, BWV1068 (2 oboes, 3 trumpets, strings and timpani): Air
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV1067 (flute and strings): Menuet
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV1067 (flute and strings): Badinerie
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: I. [Allegro]
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: II. Andante
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: III. Allegro assai
Solomon HWV67: Sinfonia: Act 3, The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Messiah HWV56: Overture (Grave - Allegro moderato)
Messiah HWV56, Part 2: Hallelujah (chorus)
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 2 in G minor RV315. 'L'estate': I. Allegro non molto
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 2 in G minor RV315. 'L'estate': II. Adagio
Le Quattro Stagioni (from 'Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione', Op. 8), Concerto No. 2 in G minor RV315. 'L'estate': III. Presto (Tempo impetuso d'Estate)
Carmelite Vespers (1707) - (Second Vespers of the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Psalm I: Dixit Dominus: Dixit Dominus Domino meo
Sacrae symphoniae: Sonata pian e forte alla quarta bassa, a 8
Harp Concerto in B flat major Op. 4 No. 6: I. Andante - Allegro
Harp Concerto in B flat major Op. 4 No. 6: II. Larghetto
Harp Concerto in B flat major Op. 4 No. 6: III. Allegro moderato
Miserere a 9 (ed. Hugh Keyte)
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II: March Z860i
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II: Thou know'st Lord Z.58C
Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II: Canzona Z.860ii
L'Incoronazione di Poppea, Act Three, Scene 8: Pur ti miro
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.3 in D major, BWV1068 (2 oboes, 3 trumpets, strings and timpani): Gavottes I & II
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.3 in D major, BWV1068 (2 oboes, 3 trumpets, strings and timpani): Bourrée
4 Orchestral Suites BWV1066-9, Suite No.3 in D major, BWV1068 (2 oboes, 3 trumpets, strings and timpani): Gigue
Water Music Suite No.2 in D: I. Overture

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