Playlist 2017-12-17


This Week’s Links

Sunday Baroque Holiday Gift List


The Boar’s Head Carol

Getting a Handel on Hanukkah

Angela Hewitt Interview in The Guardian (by Miriam Cosic)

First Hour

James Oswald (1711-1769), Snow Drop (Winter), Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow, Janet See – flute, Dorian 80164, AIRS FOR THE SEASONS

Michel Richard Delalande (1657-1726), Simphonies des Noels, Olivier Fortin, Analekta 9908, NOEL BAROQUE (BAROQUE CHRISTMAS)

Traditional, Drive the Cold Winter Away, Baltimore Consort, Dorian 90198, BRIGHT DAY STAR: MUSIC FOR THE YULETIDE SEASON

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

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in g “SUMMER” op. 8 no. 2 RV 315, Zürcher Kammerorchester, Daniel Hope – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 4796922, DANIEL HOPE FOR SEASONS

c.1500 Ritson MS, Nowell, nowell: The boares head, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, CORO 16027, CHRISTUS NATUS EST: AN EARLY ENGLISH CHRISTMAS

Christopher Simpson (c.1605-1669), The Seasons: Winter, Sophie Watillon – dessus de viole, Friederike Heumann & Brian Franklin – basses de viole, Matthias Spaeter – theorbo, Luca Guglielmi-organ, Alpha 88, C. SIMPSON:THE SEASONS,THE MONTHES & OTHER DIVISIONS OF TIME - 1

Second Hour

Salomone Rossi (c.1570-1630), Mizmor l’toda (A psalm of praise) & Yesusum midbar v’tsiyah v’tagel ara, New York Baroque, Eric Milnes, Dorian 93220, SONGS OF SOLOMON: VOL. 2 HOLIDAY & FESTIVAL MUSIC

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in b for 2 Flutes and Calchedon, Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin, Harmonia Mundi HMM902261, TELEMANN: CONCERTI PER MOLTI STROMENTI

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Judas Maccabaeus: Overture, See, the conqu’ring hero comes!, March, O lovely peace & Rejoice!; Amen, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, U.C.Berkeley Chamber Chorus, Nicholas McGegan, Lisa Saffer – Israelitish Woman, Patricia Spence – Israelitish Man, David Thomas – bass,, Harmonia Mundi 907077.78, HANDEL: JUDAS MACCABAEUS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Concerto a Due Cori #3 in F HWV 334, Tafelmusik, Jeanne Lamon, Sony 63073, HANDEL: MUSIC FOR THE ROYAL FIREWORKS

Third Hour

Traditional Spanish, Riu, riu chiu & Traditional English, On Christmas Night (Sussex Carol), Apollo’s Fire (Cleveland Baroque Orchestra), Jeannette Sorrell, Sandra Simon – soprano, Koch, 7582, NOELS & CAROLS FROM THE OLDE WORLD

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in E for strings and b.c. TWV43:E2, Arion Baroque Orchestra, Alexander Weimann – harpsichord, Early Music EMCCD7777, REBELLES BAROQUES

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Suonata a solo fatto per il Maestro Pisendel del Vivaldi in d: adagio in Eb, Brecon Baroque, Rachel Podger – violin, Channel Classics CCS SA 39217, GRANDISSIMA GRAVITA

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Violin Partita #2: Chaconne in d, London Brass, LB-CD 001, AN EVENING WITH LONDON BRASS

Jacob Handl [aka Jacobus Gallus] (1550-1591), Canite tuba (Sound the Trumpet) & Mirabile mysterium (Wondrous Mystery), Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi 807575, A WONDROUS MYSTERY

Josef Antonin Guretzky (1709-1769), Violin Concerto in D (c.1740), The Harmonious Society of Tickle-Fiddle Gentlemen, Chaconne CHAN 0816, CONCERTOS OF JOSEF GURETZKY

Fourth Hour

William McGibbon (c.1690-1756), Sonata #5 in G IMITATING CORELLI, Chatham Baroque, Dorian 90291, REEL OF TULLOCH: BAROQUE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND & IRELAND

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in b K.377, Angela Hewitt – piano, Hyperion CDA68184, DOMENICO SCARLATTI

Francesco Saverio Geminiani (1687-1762), Concerto grosso #5 in g (arr. of Corelli: Sonate op. 5 no. 5), Principal players of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Daniel Hope – violin, Stephen Rath (chitarrone), Lorenza Borrani & Lucy Gould (violins), Stefan Maass (lute), William Conway (cello), Stewart Eaton (viola), Enno Senft (double bass), Deutsche Grammophon B0013993-02, AIR - A BAROQUE JOURNEY

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Organ Concerto in F major op.4 #4 HWV292, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, Alastair Ross – organ, CORO 16066, HANDEL CORONATION ANTHEMS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Orchestral Suite #1 in C BWV1066, Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman, Telarc 80619, THE COMPLETE ORCHESTRAL SUITES PERFORMED ON PERIOD INSTRUMENTS



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