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The Ultimate Baroque Collection


Release Date: 10/19/1993 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 92876   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachHenry PurcellTomaso AlbinoniAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Severino ZaneriniPiero TosoJean-Pierre RampalMonica Huggett,   ... 
Conductor:  Ton KoopmanJohn Eliot GardinerClaudio ScimoneJean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Baroque OrchestraEnglish Baroque SoloistsMonteverdi Choir,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Ton Koopman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2.
Indian Queen, Z 630: Second music by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1695; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Violin in G major: Andante by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Severino Zanerini (Cello), Piero Toso (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Piero Toso (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Flute no 1 in G major: Allegro spiritoso by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Performer:  Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
6.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
8.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Monica Huggett (Violin)
Conductor:  Ton Koopman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 39 Secs. 
9.
Tafelmusik, Part 3: no 1, Overture for 2 Oboes and Strings in B flat major by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Michel Henry (Oboe), Ku Ebbinge (Oboe), Alison Bury (Violin),
Monica Huggett (Violin)
Conductor:  Ton Koopman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
10.
Concertos (6) for Organ, Op. 4: no 5 in F major, HWV 293 - 4th movement, Presto by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marie-Claire Alain (Organ)
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
11.
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 4 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the selection immediately following. 
12.
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation no 5 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Nuremberg, Germany 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the preceding seletion. 
13.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Piero Toso (Violin)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
14.
Come, ye sons of art, away, Z 323: Overture by Henry Purcell
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monteverdi Choir,  Monteverdi Orchestra,  Equale Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
15.
Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
16.
Les goûts réunis, ou Nouveaux concerts: no 8 in G major "dans le goût théatral" - Loure by François Couperin
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
17.
Concerto for 2 Mandolins in G major, RV 532: Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Dorina Frati (Mandolin), Ugo Orlandi (Mandolin)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
18.
Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Roy Goodman (Violin), Wilbert Hazelzet (Flute), Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Ton Koopman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
19.
Dardanus: Suite - Ritournelle vive by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; France 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
20.
Pièces de clavecin en concerts: 2nd Concert - no 5, Menuet II in G minor by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor:  Jean-François Paillard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1741; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 

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