Playlist 2016-12-18

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Sunday Baroque Holiday Gift List

First Hour

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Les Indes galantes, Air pour les esclaves affricains & Les Sauvages, Luc Beausejour – piano, Analekta AN 2 9128, BAROQUE SESSION ON PIANO

William Byrd (c.1540-1623), Rorate caeli desuper (Gradualia 1, 1605), Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi 807517, PUER NATUS EST: TUDOR MUSIC FOR ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (c.1620/23-1680), Balletto: LA PASTORELLA, Stuttgart Caprice Ensemble, Antes 319149, ARLECCHINO: JOHANN HEINRICH SCHMELZER SONATE E BALLETTI

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Les Fetes de Polymnie (1745): suite, Tempesta di Mare, Chaconne CHAN 0810, COMEDIE ET TRAGEDIE VOLUME TWO

Anonymous (S.German mid-16th c.), Praeter rerum seriem (Christmas), Jacob Heringman – lute, DGlobMobil 0006, JOSQUIN DES PREZ (16TH C. LUTE SETTINGS)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), English Suite #3 in g BWV808, Anne-Marie McDermott – piano, Global Music Network 112, BACH

Second Hour

Traditional (English), The Boar’s Head Carol
Jacob Gallus aka Jakob Handl (1550-1591), Resonet in Laudibus (Joseph Lieber)
Traditional, Gaudete!, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, Hyperion 66263, CHRISTMAS MUSIC FROM MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE EUROPE

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1526-1594), Giovanni Bassano (c.1558-1617), Pulchra es amica mea
Giovanni Bassano (1561-1617), Fantasia
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621), Yeux qui guidez mon ame
John Dowland (1563-1626), Galliard (sleep wayward thoughts)
Charles Tessier (1550-c.1610), Si le penser de mon ame, The Attaingnant Consort, Ramee 1206, LE PARLER ET LE SILENCE

Anonymous 16th c. Czech, Poslan jest od Boha andel (Sent Down by God is an Angel), The Rose Ensemble, Rose 00003, SLAVIC HOLIDAY – LEGENDS FROM ANCIENT CZECHOSLOVAKIA AND POLAND

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in c for oboe and violin BWV1060, National Arts Center Orchestra of Canada, Charles Hamann – oboe, Pinchas Zukerman – violin, Analekta AN2 8783, BAROQUE TREASURY

Chant, Veni, veni Emmanuel (O Come Emanuel), Taverner Choir (women’s voices), Andrew Parrott, EMI 490809, THE CAROL ALBUM: SEVEN CENTURIES OF CHRISTMAS MUSIC

Adam Falckenhagen (1697-1754), Concerto I in E, John Schneiderman – baroque lute, Jeffrey Cohan – baroque flute, William Skeen – baroque cello, Hanssler Classic HC15048, AN EVENING WITH WILHEMINE

Third Hour

Anonymous, There is no rose, The Hilliard Ensemble, ECM New Series 2408, TRANSEAMUS: ENGLISH CAROLS AND MOTETS

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Pur ti Miro “I behold You …”, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Michael Stern, Joshua Bell – violin, Sony 87894, JOSHUA BELL ROMANCE OF THE VIOLIN

Richard Pygott (1485-1549), Quid petis, O fili? (What seekest thou, O my son?), The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, CORO 16027, CHRISTUS NATUS EST: AN EARLY ENGLISH CHRISTMAS

Georg Muffat (1653-1704), Suite in d, Noble Youth (Nobilis Juventus), Armonico Tributo Austria, Lorenz Duftschmid, cpo 999635, GEORG MUFFAT NOBILIS JUVENTUS SUITES & CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV659, Murray Perahia – piano, Sony 66511, SONGS WITHOUT WORDS

Anonymous, Lully Lulle, Ayreheart, Brian Kay – voice, Sono Luminus DSL-92203, BARLEY MOON

Francesco Saverio Geminiani (1687-1762), Sonata 1 in A Op.5, The Four Nations Ensemble, Loretta O’Sullivan – cello, Andrew Appel – harpsichord, Beiliang Zhu – continuo cello, Orchid Classics 100049, GEMINIANI SONATAS FOR CELLO OP.5

Fourth Hour

Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599), Canite tuba (Sound the trumpet), His Majestie’s Clerkes, Anne Heider, Centaur 2168, NEWS OF GREAT JOY

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in Bb for 2 violins RV527, Gli Incogniti, Giuliano Carmignola – violin, Amandine Beyer – violin, Harmonia Mundi HMC 902249, ANTONIO VIVALDI CONCERTI PER DUE VIOLINI

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, John Bullard – banjo, Bullard Music JB100, THE PERFECT SOUTHERN ART

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750),, Cantata #36: Swing joyfully aloft.., Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, Deutsche Grammophon 463588, CANTATAS FOR THE 1st SUNDAY IN ADVENT

Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706), Canon and Gigue in D, Voices of Music, Katherine Kyme – baroque violin, Carla Moore – baroque violin, Cynthia Freivogel – baroque violin, Voices of Music, CONCERTO BAROCCO

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Rejoice in the Lord alway BELL ANTHEM, Chanticleer & Capriccio Stravagante, Joseph Jennings & Skip Sempe, Teldec Classics 60290, CHANTICLEER EVENING PRAYER PURCELL

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in a for alto recorder, viola da gamba, strings and basso continuo TWV52:a1, Ensemble Cordevento, Erik Bosgraaf – recorder, Robert Smith – viola da gamba, Brilliant Classics 95249, G. PH. TELEMANN – THE DOUBLE CONCERTOS WITH RECORDER