Playlist 2017-02-05

This Week’s Links

African American History Month

Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Kathleen Battle

Wynton Marsalis

Ann Hobson Pilot

Awadagin Pratt

Andre Watts

Birds and their Songs

Dainty Fine Bird – Orlando Gibbons

Il Penseroso – George Frideric Handel

National Bird Feeding Month

First Hour

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Mass in b: BWV232: Benedictus, qui venit in nomine Domini, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, John Nelson, Kathleen Battle – soprano, Itzhak Perlman – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 429737, THE BACH ALBUM

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in D for 3 trumpets TWV54:D4, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard, Wynton Marsalis – trumpets, Sony 42478, BAROQUE & CLASSICAL MUSIC FOR TRUMPETS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Violin Sonata #3: largo, Ann Hobson Pilot – harp, Boston Rec, 1002, ANN HOBSON PILOT

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in g for 2 cellos RV531, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Bobby McFerrin, Bobby McFerrin – voice, Peter Howard – cello, Sony 64600, PAPER MUSIC

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in A K.39, Andre Watts – piano, Sony 68455, GREATEST HITS BAROQUE PIANO

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Brandenburg Concerto #5 in D BWV1050, St. Lawrence String Quartet, Awadagin Pratt – piano, Stephen Tramontazzi – bass, EMI 57227, AWADAGIN PRATT AND THE ST. LAWRENCE STRING QUARTET PLAY BACH

Second Hour

William Williams (?1675-1701), Sonata #6 in F – IN IMITATION OF BIRDS: excerpt, The Parnassian Ensemble, Sophie Middleditch & Helen Hooker – recorders, Joseph Crouch – cello, David Pollock – harpsichord, Avie 2094, A NOBLE ENTERTAINMENT: MUSIC FROM QUEEN ANNE’S LONDON

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Flute Concerto #3 in D Op 10 RV428 The Goldfinch (Il Gardellino), I Musici, Aurele Nicolet – flute, Philips 420188, VIVALDI: 6 FLUTE CONCERTOS OP. 10

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), Dainty fine bird, Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, Collegium 105, FLORA GAVE ME FAIREST FLOWERS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), IL PENSEROSO: Sweet Bird, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner, Jean Pierre Rampal – flute, Kathleen Battle – soprano, Sony 53106, IN CONCERT: KATHLEEN BATTLE & JEAN-PIERRE RAMPAL

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (c.1620/23-1680), Cuckoo Sonata, Romanesca, Harmonia Mundi 907143, SCHMELZER VIOLIN SONATAS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Organ Concerto #13 in F THE CUCKOO AND THE NIGHTINGALE, Concerto Amsterdam, Jaap Schroder, Daniel Chorzempa – organ, Philips 454030, THE BEST OF HANDEL

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Le Rappel des Oiseaux, Odair Assad – guitar, Sergio Assad – guitar, Nonesuch 79292, RAMEAU,SCARLATTI,COUPERIN,BACH

Third Hour

Francois Couperin (1668-1733), Pieces de Clavecin: allegresse, London Brass, Teldec 18665, LONDON BRASS BAROQUE

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Sonata in D op.1 #13 HWV371 AUTHENTIC, Andrew Manze – violin, Richard Egarr – harpsichord, Harmonia Mundi 907259, GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL COMPLETE VIOLIN SONATAS MANZE/EGARR

William Croft (1678-1727), The Funeral,or Grief-a-la-Mode 1702, London Oboe Band, Paul Goodwin, Harmonia Mundi 907181, PLAYHOUSE AIRS: 18TH C. ENGLISH THEATRE MUSIC

Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764), Concerto in A op.7 #6 for violin, Arion Ensemble (Montreal, Canada), Monica Huggett, Monica Huggett – violin, ATMA ACD2 2143, JEAN-MARIE LECLAIR CONCERTOS

Fourth Hour

Pietro Antonio Locatelli (1695-1764), Concerto in G op.3 #9: largo, Venice Baroque Orchestra, Andrea Marcon, Giuliano Carmignola – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 3849-02, CONCERTO VENEZIANO (VENETIAN CONCERTO)

Johann Joseph Fux (1660-1741), Ouverture a 4 #6, Clemencic Consort, Rene Clemencic, OEHMS 556, CONCENTUS MUSICO-INSTRUMENTALIS

King Frederick II of Prussia (1712-1786), Sonata in b for flute & b.c., Emmanuel Pahud – flute, Jonathan Manson – cello, Trevor Pinnock – harpsichord, EMI Classics 84220, THE FLUTE KING

Ernst Gottlieb Baron (1696-1760), Suite in B-Flat Major – Allemande, Courente, Menuet & BourĂ©e, John Schneiderman – lutes, VGo Recordings VG1008, BAROQUE LUTE DUETS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in C for violin, cello, organ, strings and continuo RV554a, La Serenissima, Adrian Chandler – violin & director, Adrian Chandler – violin, Sarah McMahon – cello, Robert Howarth – organ, AVIE 2063, MUSIC FOR THE CHAPEL OF THE PIETA

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