Essential Baroque

Release Date: 2/23/2010
Catalog Number: 5099969542923
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera": 1st movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Camerata Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1725 ; Venice, Italy
2. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Period: Baroque
3. Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1749 ; London, England
4. Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor: Excerpt(s) by Tomaso Albinoni
Period: Baroque
5. Water Music Suite no 2 in D major, HWV 349: no 2, Alla Hornpipe by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1715-1717 ; London, England
6. Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Period: Baroque
7. Miserere mei Deus: Excerpt(s) by Gregorio Allegri
Performer: Gerald Finley (Cantor)
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Period: Baroque
Written: 17th Century ; Italy
8. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Period: Classical
Written: 1762/1774 ; Vienna, Austria
9. Abdelazer, Z 570 "Moor's Revenge": Rondeau by Henry Purcell
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1695 ; England
10. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: no 4, Réjouissance by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1749 ; London, England
11. Concerto for Flute in D major, Op. 10 no 3/RV 428 "Il gardellino": 1st movement, allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: George Malcolm (Harpsichord), William [flute] Bennett (Flute)
Conductor: George Malcolm
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1728 ; Venice, Italy
12. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth by Henry Purcell
Period: Baroque
Written: 1689 ; England
13. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1727 ; London, England
14. Te Deum: Prelude (Excerpt) by Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Period: Baroque
Written: ?1692 ;
15. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Camerata Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: 1725 ; Venice, Italy
16. Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer: Maurice André (Trumpet), Jane Parker-Smith (Organ)
Period: Baroque
17. Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Conductor: Iona Brown
Period: Baroque
18. Vespro della Beata Vergine: Laudate pueri a 8 by Claudio Monteverdi
Orchestra/Ensemble: Early Music Consort of London
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1610 ; Mantua, Italy
19. Funeral Music for Queen Mary: March by Henry Purcell
Period: Baroque
Written: 1695 ;
20. Thou know'st, Lord, the secrets of our hearts, Z 58c by Henry Purcell
Period: Baroque
Written: 1695 ; England
21. Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425: 3rd movement, Allegro by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
Conductor: Iona Brown
Period: Baroque
22. Les Fêtes d'Hébé: Musette et tambourin en rondeau by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Period: Baroque
Written: 1739 ;
23. Sonata for Harpsichord in B flat major, K 202/L 498 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer: Bob van Asperen (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: 18th Century ;
24. Chamber Concerto for Lute and 2 Violins in D major, RV 93: 1st movement, Allegro giusto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Anthony Bailes (Lute)
Period: Baroque
25. Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque
Written: 1742 ; London, England
26. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Toccata by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Wayne Marshall (Organ)
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1708 ; Arnstadt, Germany
27. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque
Written: 1723 ; Leipzig, Germany
28. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1729-1731 ; Leipzig, Germany
29. Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord no 3 in G minor, BWV 1029: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Jordi Savall, Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1720 ; Cöthen, Germany
30. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Theme "Aria" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Alan Curtis (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1741-1742 ; Nuremberg, Germany
31. Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque
Written: 1713 ; Cöthen, Germany
32. Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Josef [Violin] Suk (Violin)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1720 ; Cöthen, Germany
33. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Christian Ferras (Violin), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1717-1723 ; Cöthen, Germany
34. Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Mark [Trumpet] Bennett (Trumpet), Philip Pickett (Recorder), Celia Nicklin (Oboe), Kenneth Sillito (Violin)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1717-1718 ; ?Cöthen, Germany
35. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: George Malcolm (Harpsichord)
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1738-1739 ; Leipzig, Germany
36. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Bob van Asperen (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1722 ; Cöthen, Germany
37. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Hans-Martin Linde
Orchestra/Ensemble: Linde Consort
Period: Baroque
Written: 1711-1713 ; ?Weimar, Germany
38. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: William [flute] Bennett (Flute)
Period: Baroque
39. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: no 4, Zion hört die Wächter singen, das Herz tut in ihr by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble: Consortium Musicum
Period: Baroque
Written: 1731 ; Leipzig, Germany
40. Overture-Suite for Recorder, Strings and Basso continuo in A minor, TV 55 no a 2: Réjouissance by Georg Philipp Telemann
Performer: David Munrow (Recorder), Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
41. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - 7th movement, Pastorale "Largo" by Arcangelo Corelli
Performer: Jean-Patrice Brosse (Harpsichord), Georges Armand (Violin)
Conductor: Georges Armand
Period: Baroque
42. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 8 in G minor "Christmas" - 7th movement, Pastorale "Largo" by Arcangelo Corelli
Performer: Georges Armand (Violin), Jean-Patrice Brosse (Harpsichord)
Conductor: Georges Armand
Period: Baroque
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