Playlist 2018-10-28


This Week’s Links

Nicholas McGegan retirement

Halloween history

Giuseppe Tartini – DEVIL’S TRILL SONATA


Antonio Vivaldi – LA NOTTE Concerto

First Hour

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), La Descente d’Orphee aux Enfers: Act IIL scene 4: Vous partez donc, Orphee, Boston Early Music Festival, Paul O’Dette & Stephen Stubbs, cpo 777876, CHARPENTIER: LA DESCENTE DORPHEE AUX ENFERS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Agrippina: Sinfonia HWV6: overture, Aria – VAGHE PERLE (Poppea), sarabande, & gigue, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon, Karina Gauvin – soprano (Poppea), Analekta AN 2 2004, HANDEL: ARIAS AND DANCES, EXCERPTS FROM AGRIPPINA & ALCINA

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Medee, Les Arts Florissants (Flourishing Arts), William Christie, Erato 3984-26129, MUSIQUE DE BALLET LES ARTS FLORISSANTS WILLIAM CHRISTIE

Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787), Semiramis: grazioso,maestoso,adagio, Tafelmusik, Bruno Weil, Sony 53119, GLUCK: DON JUAN, SEMIRAMIS, TAFELMUSIK BRUNO WEIL

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Griselda: Sinfonia, suite RV718, Les Boreades (Montreal), ATMA 2152, THEATRE MUSICAL

Second Hour

John Ward (1571-1638), Fantasia 2 a4 & Fantasia 3 a4, Phantasm, Laurence Dreyfus, LINN CKD 427, JOHN WARD FANTASIES & VERSE ANTHEMS

Thomas Linley Jr. (1756–1778), Ode on the Witches & Fairies of Shakespeare, Musicians of the Globe, Philips 446689, ODE ON THE WITCHES & FAIRIES OF SHAKESPEARE

Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787), ORFEO: Dance of the Furies, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood, L’Oiseau Lyre 410553, PACHELBEL: CANON

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Flute Concerto #2 in g LA NOTTE, I Musici, Severino Gazzelloni – flute, Philips 454256, COMPLETE FLUTE CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Toccata in d BWV 565, Ton Koopman – organ, Deutsche Grammophon 413638, J.S.BACH: WORKS FOR ORGAN / WORKS FOR HARPSICHORD

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), The Cyclops, Odair Assad – guitar, Sergio Assad – guitar, Nonesuch 79292, RAMEAU, SCARLATTI, COUPERIN, BACH

John Adson (c.1587-1640), The Devil’s Dance
Robert Johnson (c.1583-c.1633), Comedian’s Masque & The Merry Clerk
Anonymous, The Bee, Fine Arts Brass Ensemble, Nimbus 5546, MUSIC FROM THE ENGLISH COURTS

Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770), Sonata in g op.1 #4 DEVIL’S TRILL, Joshua Bell – violin, John Constable – harpsichord, Sony 8869711013, VIVALDI: THE FOUR SEASONS

Third Hour

William Byrd (c.1540-1623), Prevent us, O Lord & Second Service (Nunc dimittis), Choir of Magdalen College Oxford, Bill Ives, Harmonia Mundi 907440, SECOND SERVICE & CONSORT ANTHEMS

Nicola Matteis (c.1650-after 1714), Suite in A: tks 1,3,5-8,10,11, Arcadian Academy, Nicholas McGegan, Harmonia Mundi 907067, NICOLA MATTEIS AYRES FOR THE VIOLIN SUITES AND SONATAS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in C for 2 flutes RV533, Academy of Ancient Music, Stephen Preston – flute, Nicholas McGegan – flute, Decca 455703, VIVALDI CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Anna Magdalena Notebook: suite, Nicholas McGegan – harpsichord, Harmonia Mundi 907042, J.S. BACH. ANNA MAGDALENA NOTEBOOK

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Temple of Glory: suite, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, Harmonia Mundi 907121, RAMEAU LE TEMPLE DE LA GLOIRE NAIS

Fourth Hour

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Trio in G BWV586 (after Telemann), Wolfgang Rubsam – organ, Naxos 8.550936, J.S. BACH ORGAN TRANSCRIPTIONS

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Zoroastre: suite, Orchestra of the 18th Century, Frans Bruggen, Glossa 921106, JEAN PHILIPPE RAMEAU ORCHESTRAL SUITES

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Concerto Grosso #11 in A op.6, Handel and Haydn Society (on authentic instruments), Christopher Hogwood, Avie 2065, HANDEL 6 CONCERTI GROSSI OP.3 & 12 CONCERTI GROSSI OP.6

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in D after Vivaldi BWV972, Alison Balsom – trumpet(s), Colm Carey – organ, EMI 58047, JS BACH WORKS FOR TRUMPET

Francesco Saverio Geminiani (1687-1762), Concerto Grosso #7 in d, Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze, Harmonia Mundi 907261/2, CONCERTI GROSSI (AFTER CORELLI, OP.5)

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