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Handel: Music For The Royal Fireworks, Concerti Grossi, Etc


Release Date: 02/27/2001 
Label:  Emi Seraphim Catalog #: 74278   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Hans-Martin LindeYehudi MenuhinSir Charles MackerrasKenneth Montgomery,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Linde ConsortBath Festival OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: Suite by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Hans-Martin Linde
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Linde Consort
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
Length: 20 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
2. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 2 in F major, HWV 320 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Length: 14 Minutes 49 Secs. 
3. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 6 in G minor, HWV 324 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Length: 16 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4. Concerto a due cori no 2 in F major, HWV 333 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1746-1747; London, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5. Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Kenneth Montgomery
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Reginald Kilbey
Orchestra/Ensemble:  String Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Byfield 
7. Messiah, HWV 56: Pastoral Symphony "Pifa" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 

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