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Handel Concerto Grosso No.12 Op.6 HWV 330 2/2
Handel Concerto Grosso No.12 Op.6 HWV 330 2/2 GFHandel Concerto Grosso No.12 in B minor Op.6 HWV 330 2/2 Aria.Larghetto e piano Largo Allegro Bohdan Warchal 1st Violin Peter Hamar 2nd Violin Juraj Alexander Violoncello Slovak Chamber Orchestra Bohdan Warchal Conductor Slovak Chamber Orchestra Established in 1960 by Professor Bohdan Warchal, the Slovak Chamber Orchestra has since developed into one of the most popular ensembles in the field of Slovak classical music, and one of the principal interpreters of Slovak art music abroad. Over the years the Slovak Chamber Orchestra has introduced itself on the most important concert stages and music festivals in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia. It has co-operated with many prominent world-renowned soloists, and inspired the work of several Slovak composers, resulting in premiere performances of their new compositions. The ensemble has recorded more than 100 music titles originating in different periods, for domestic as well as foreign record companies. Bohdan Warchal (27 January 1930, Orlová, Czechoslovakia 30 December 2000, Bratislava, Slovakia) was a Slovak violinist, a member of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and founder, chief conductor and soloist of the Slovak Chamber Orchestra. * 19571964 - concertmaster of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra * 1964 - artistic leader of the Slovak Chamber Orchestra * 19591963 - external pedagogue at the State Conservatory Bratislava * 1980 - pedagogue at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava * 1995 - moved ...
Handel Concerto Grosso No.12 Op.6 HWV 330 1/2
Handel Concerto Grosso No.12 Op.6 HWV 330 1/2 GF Handel Concerto Grosso No.12 in B minor Op.6 HWV 330 1/2 Largo Allegro Bohdan Warchal 1st Violin Peter Hamar 2nd Violin Juraj Alexander Violoncello Slovak Chamber Orchestra Bohdan Warchal Conductor Slovak Chamber Orchestra Established in 1960 by Professor Bohdan Warchal, the Slovak Chamber Orchestra has since developed into one of the most popular ensembles in the field of Slovak classical music, and one of the principal interpreters of Slovak art music abroad. Over the years the Slovak Chamber Orchestra has introduced itself on the most important concert stages and music festivals in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia. It has co-operated with many prominent world-renowned soloists, and inspired the work of several Slovak composers, resulting in premiere performances of their new compositions. The ensemble has recorded more than 100 music titles originating in different periods, for domestic as well as foreign record companies. Bohdan Warchal (27 January 1930, Orlová, Czechoslovakia 30 December 2000, Bratislava, Slovakia) was a Slovak violinist, a member of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and founder, chief conductor and soloist of the Slovak Chamber Orchestra. * 19571964 - concertmaster of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra * 1964 - artistic leader of the Slovak Chamber Orchestra * 19591963 - external pedagogue at the State Conservatory Bratislava * 1980 - pedagogue at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava * 1995 - moved from the Slovak ...
Avison - Concerto Grosso in G Major Op. 4 No. 6
Avison - Concerto Grosso in G Major Op. 4 No. 6 CHARLES AVISON (1709 - 1770) Concerto Grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo in G major Op. 4 No. 6 1. Adagio - Tempo giusto 2. Fuga da capella - Allegro moderato - Adagio 3. Fuga del teatro - Allegro spiritoso 4. Largo 5. Affetuoso 6. Aria pastorale - Andante Performed by the Avison Ensemble Directed by Pavlo Beznosiuk *Charles Avison was an English composer during the Baroque and Classical periods. He was a church organist at St John The Baptist Church[1] in Newcastle and at St. Nicholas's Church (later Cathedral). He is best remembered for his 12 Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti and his Essay on Musical Expression, the first music criticism published in English. Little is known of Avison's early life. The son of Richard and Anne Avison, both musicians, he was baptised on 16 February 1709, at St. John's Church in Newcastle. (According to the New Grove dictionary, he was also born in this city.) It is likely that he had early contact with Ralph Jenison, a patron of the arts, and later a member of Parliament. As a young man, he traveled to London to study under Geminiani. However, his ties to his hometown remained strong, and on 13 October 1735, he was accepted the position of church organist at St. John's Church in Newcastle. Shortly after, he also became organist at nearby St. Nicholas's. Despite numerous offers of more prestigious positions later in life, he never again left Newcastle. On 15 January 1737, Avison married Catherine Reynolds. They had ...
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Minor HWV328 - Mov. 1-3/6
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Minor HWV328 - Mov. 1-3/6 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759) Concerto grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo Op. 6 No. 10 HWV328 1. Ouverture 2. Allegro 3. Lento Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music Featuring special guest director Andrew Manze *TRIVIA! Did you know that Handel was Beethoven's favorite composer? Beethoven said this on Handel: "Handel was the greatest composer that ever lived. I would uncover my head, and kneel before his tomb."
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Minor HWV328 - Mov. 4-6/6
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Minor HWV328 - Mov. 4-6/6 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759) Concerto grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo Op. 6 No. 10 HWV328 4. Allegro 5. Allegro 6. Allegro moderato Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music Featuring special guest director Andrew Manze *TRIVIA! Did you know that Handel was Beethoven's favorite composer? Beethoven said this on Handel: "Handel was the greatest composer that ever lived. I would uncover my head, and kneel before his tomb."
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Major HWV323 - Mov. 1-3/6
Handel - Concerto Grosso in D Major HWV323 - Mov. 1-3/6 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759) Concerto grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo in D major Op. 6 No. 5 HWV323 1. [...] 2. Allegro 3. Presto Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music Featuring special guest director Andrew Manze
Handel - Concerto Grosso in B Minor HWV330 - Mov. 1&2/5
Handel - Concerto Grosso in B Minor HWV330 - Mov. 1&2/5 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759) Concerto grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo in B minor Op. 6 No. 12 HWV330 1. Largo 2. Allegro Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music Directed by Andrew Manze *The third movement of this concerto was used briefly during the scene where Elizabeth Swan (Keira Knightly) falls from the fort into ocean near the beginning of "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl"
Handel - Concerto Grosso in B Minor HWV330 - Mov. 3-5/5
Handel - Concerto Grosso in B Minor HWV330 - Mov. 3-5/5 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759) Concerto grosso for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo in B minor Op. 6 No. 12 HWV330 3. Larghetto, e piano 4. Largo 5. Allegro Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music Directed by Andrew Manze *The third movement of this concerto was used briefly during the scene where Elizabeth Swan (Keira Knightly) falls from the fort into ocean near the beginning of "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl"
Avison/Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 3 in D Minor
Avison/Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 3 in D Minor CHARLES AVISON (1709 - 1770) *based upon keyboard sonatas by GIUSEPPE DOMENICO SCARLATTI (1685 - 1757) Concerto grosso No. 3 for two violins, cello, strings and basso continuo in D minor 1. Largo andante 2. Allegro spiritoso 3. Amoroso 4. Allegro Performed by Cafe Zimmermann Directed by Pablo Valetti *The keyboard pieces transcribed by Avison are respectively K. 89b, K. 37, K. 38, and K. 1
Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in D minor
Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in D minor Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
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