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Purple Classics Presents: The Baroque Collection


Release Date: 06/17/2016 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8578320   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelAntonio VivaldiJohann Sebastian BachJohann Pachelbel,   ... 
Performer:  Takako NishizakiDaniel RothertLadislav KyselakMaria Kliegel,   ... 
Conductor:  Béla BánfalviStephen GunzenhauserJaroslav DvorákHelmut Muller-Brühl,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest StringsCapella IstropolitanaCologne Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Naxos, the world's leading classical music group, supports the Alzheimer's Association with the release of the Purple Classics series. Each release in this new series of 10 recordings features approximately 2 hours of classical music on 2 CDs. For every CD sold through June 23, 2017, Naxos will donate $.50 to the Alzheimer's Association, with a minimum donation of $25,000,to advance their efforts in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Béla Bánfalvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1749; London, England 
2.
Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
3.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Jaroslav Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
4.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Helmut Muller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
5.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Conductor:  Helmut Muller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
6.
Overture-Suite for Recorder, Strings and Basso continuo in A minor, TV 55 no a 2: Réjouissance by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Daniel Rothert (Recorder)
Conductor:  Helmut Muller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Darmstadt, Germany 
7.
Overture-Suite for Recorder, Strings and Basso continuo in A minor, TV 55 no a 2: Passepied 1 & 2 by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Daniel Rothert (Recorder)
Conductor:  Helmut Muller-Brühl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Darmstadt, Germany 
8.
Brandenburg Concerto no 1 in F major, BWV 1046 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swiss Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717; ?Cöthen, Germany 
9.
Concerto for Viola in G major, TV 51 no G 9: 3rd movement, Andante by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer:  Ladislav Kyselak (Viola)
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1716-1721; Frankfurt, Germany 
10.
Messiah HWV 56: Hallelujah by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Owen Burdick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Trinity Church Choir,  New York Trinity Church Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741; England 
11.
Suite de Symphonies no 1: 1st movement, Rondeau by Jean Joseph Mouret
Conductor:  Richard Hayman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Richard Hayman Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1729; France 
12.
Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Bohdan Warchal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1749; London, England 
13.
Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
14.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" by Arcangelo Corelli
Performer:  Quido Holbling (Violin), Anna Holbling (Violin), Daniela Ruso (Harpsichord),
Ludovít Kanta (Cello)
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1712; Rome, Italy 
15.
Sonata for Trumpet, Strings and Basso Continuo in D major, G 165: 1st movement, Andante by Giuseppe Torelli
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
16.
Sonata for Trumpet, Strings and Basso Continuo in D major, G 165: 2nd movement, Allegro by Giuseppe Torelli
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
17.
Concerto for Oboe in D minor by Alessandro Marcello
Performer:  József Kiss (Oboe)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferenc Erkel Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
18.
Concerto for Trumpet in B flat major: Allegro by Georg Philipp Telemann
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
19.
Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 7 in B flat major, HWV 325: Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Richard Edlinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
20.
Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Takako Nishizaki (Violin)
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 

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