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Pachelbel Canon And Other Baroque Hits


Release Date: 09/06/1991 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 60840   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann PachelbelJohann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  José Luis GarciaJames GalwayVirgil FoxJohn Varner,   ... 
Conductor:  Ettore StrattaRudolf BaumgartnerRichard WestenburgLeonard Slatkin,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Chamber OrchestraLucerne Festival StringsMusica Sacra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 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:  Ettore Stratta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
2. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
3. Messiah, HWV 56: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Richard Westenburg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Sacra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
4. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  José Luis Garcia (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
5. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Minuet by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Conductor:  James Galway
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with Bach's "Suite for Orchestra no 2 in b, BWV 1067: Badinerie." 
6. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Conductor:  James Galway
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zagreb Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with Bach's "Suite for Orchestra no 2 in b, BWV 1067: Minuet." 
7. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
8. Concerto for Guitar in D major: Adagio by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  John Varner (Guitar)
Conductor:  Ettore Stratta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
9. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
10. Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Aurèle Nicolet (Flute), Maurice Bourgue (Oboe), Josef Suk (Violin),
Guy Touvron (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
11. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
12. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 1, Overture by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
13. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
14. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Eduard Kaufmann (Harpsichord), Josef Suk (Violin), Aurèle Nicolet (Flute)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
15. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Ettore Stratta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by
Albinoni. 
16. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 1st movement, Allegro non molto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  José Luis Garcia (Violin)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
17. Suite de Symphonies no 1: 1st movement, Rondeau by Jean Joseph Mouret
Conductor:  Harry Rabinowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1729; France 

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