Playlist 2017-01-01

This Week’s Links


Bach Christmas Oratorio

First Hour

John Dowland (1563-1626), Come Away (Come again) & Fancy #1, David Russell – guitar, Telarc 80659, RENAISSANCE FAVORITES FOR GUITAR

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Oboe Concerto #3 in g, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard, Heinz Holliger – oboe, Philips 454030, THE BEST OF HANDEL

Jean Joseph Mouret (1682-1738), Rondeau (Masterpiece Theater Theme), Millar Brass Ensemble, Vincent Cichowicz, Delos 3171, BRASS SURROUND

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cello Suite #3: prelude & allemande, Yo Yo Ma – cello, Sony 63203, INSPIRED BY BACH

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Water Music Suite #1 in F HWV348, Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman, Telarc 80594, HANDEL MUSIC FOR THE ROYAL FIREWORKS & WATER MUSIC

Second Hour

Thomas Morley (c.1557-1602), My Bonny Lass She Smileth & Fyer, fyer, Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, Collegium 105, FLORA GAVE ME FAIREST FLOWERS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Brandenburg Concerto #2 in F BWV1047, Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Rees – violin, Graham Ashton – trumpet, Giles Lewin – recorder, Nicholas Daniel – oboe, Virgin 59688, THE BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Invention #8 in F BWV779, Invention #1 in C, BWV772, Invention #10 in G BWV781, Invention #3 in D BWV774, Invention #12 in A BWV783 & Invention #6 in E BWV777, Peter Serkin – piano, RCA 68594, 2-PART INVENTIONS/3-PART SINFONIAS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in c for 2 trumpets, strings and continuo, Philharmonia Orchestra, Claudio Scimone, Bibi Black – trumpet, Jeffrey Kaye – trumpet, EMI 54620, TRUMPET CONCERTOS

Marin Marais (1656-1728), Sonneri de Sainte Genevieve du Mont de Paris, Music of the Spheres, Music of the Spheres 2013, TOUJOURS L’AMOUR

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Suite from Music for Royal Fireworks, Canadian Brass, RCA 68257, FIREWORKS! BAROQUE BRASS FAVORITES

Third Hour

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Three Parts upon a Ground, Hesperion XXI, Jordi Savall, Alia Vox 9820, OSTINATO

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Suite in G (Anna Magdalena Book), Michael Parloff – flute, Gerald Ranck – harpsichord, ESS.A.Y 1027, THE FLUTE ALBUM

Jacques-Alexandre de Saint-Luc (1663-1710), Rigadon and Passepied, Rolf Smedvig – trumpet, Michael Murray – organ, Telarc 80341, CEREMONIAL MUSIC FOR TRUMPET AND ORGAN

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Recorder Suite in a TWV55:a2, Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin (Academy for Ancient Music), Stephan Mai – violin & director, Maurice Steger – alto recorder, Harmonia Mundi 901917, TELEMANN BLOCKFLOTEN-WERKE

Michael Praetorius (1571-1621), Dances from Terpsichore, Parley of Instruments, David Hill, Hyperion 66200, CHRISTMAS MUSIC BY PRAETORIUS

Fourth Hour

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), MESSIAH: Hallelujah Chorus, Concentus Musicus Vienna & Arnold Schoenberg Chorus, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 72039, MESSIAH

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Abdelazer – Moor’s Revenge: Suite, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, Thomas Hengelbrock, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77231, H.PURCELL  INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto #1 in F op. 8 SPRING RV269, English Chamber Orchestra, David Lockington, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, e-one EOM-CD-7790, THE FOUR SEASONS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Christmas Oratorio: Cantata #5: opening chorus, Bach Choir of Bethlehem & Bach Festival Orchestra, Greg Funfgeld, Dorian 93183 I/II, CHRISTMAS ORATORIO BWV 248

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Prelude, Fugue & Allegro in Eb BWV998, David Russell – guitar, Telarc 80584, DAVID RUSSELL PLAYS JS BACH

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Zadok the Priest Coronation Anthem, Academy & Chorus of St Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner, Philips 454030, THE BEST OF HANDEL

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