Paolo Beschi


Born: 1953; Brescia, Italy  
Paolo Beschi is the lead cellist in the eminent Italian Baroque period-instrument ensemble Il Giardino Armonico. Beschi studied the cello in his native Brescia before deciding to learn the techniques unique to the Baroque cello. Beschi teaches cello in Como, Italy, and also plays in a Baroque trio called La Gaia Scienza. On his own, Beschi has recorded the cello suites of Johann Sebastian Bach for the Winter & Winter label, a recording that has Read more been acclaimed by some as being among the best of these works ever made, although some others feel that it is among the worst. Nonetheless, this should give you some idea of Beschi's approach to the cello -- passionate, aggressive, energetic, and intense. Read less
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  • 1.
    Das Alte Werk - 50-CD Collection
    Label: Teldec   Catalog: 46438 Release Date: 11/19/2013   Number of Discs: 50
    Composer:  Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach,  Johann Sebastian Bach,  George Frideric Handel,  Orlando Gibbons  ... 
    Performer:  Herbert Tachezi,  Gustav Leonhardt,  Frans Brüggen,  Jeannette Van Wingerden  ... 
    Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt,  Gustav Leonhardt,  Werner Ehrhardt,  Giovanni Antonini  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concentus Musicus,  Leonhardt Consort,  Studio for Early Music  ... 
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  • 2.
    Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni; Concertos, Rv 454 & 332
    Label: Teldec   Catalog: 2564647630 Release Date: 06/25/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
    Performer:  Francesco Cera,  Stefano Barneschi,  Marco Bianchi,  Enrico Onofri  ... 
    Conductor:  Giovanni Antonini
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Il Giardino Armonico
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  • 3.
    Musica Barocca / Il Giardino Armonica
    Label: Teldec   Catalog: 385557 Release Date: 11/06/2001   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach,  Tomaso Albinoni,  Luca Pianca,  Henry Purcell  ... 
    Performer:  Enrico Onofri,  Luca Pianca,  Marco Brolli,  Giovanni Antonini  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Innsbruck Trumpet Consort,  Il Giardino Armonico
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    Love Fugue - Schumann / Uri Caine Ensemble, Et Al
    Label: Winter & Winter   Catalog: 49 Release Date: 05/16/2000   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Robert Schumann
    Performer:  Paolo Beschi,  Marco Bianchi,  Stefano Barneschi,  Federica Valli  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Gaia Scienza,  Uri Caine Ensemble
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