Tag: Sunday Baroque

Playlist 2019-05-19

Queen Victoria

This Week’s Links

Victoria Day Canada

Canadian Brass

Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute

National Arts Centre Orchestra

Les Violons du Roy

Angela Hewitt – piano

James Ehnes – violin

Handel’s Joseph and his Brethren (oratorio)

First Hour

Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725), Cecilian Vespers:Psalm121/122: Laetatus sum: Fiat pax, Nisi Dominus, & Gloria Patri, Philharmonia Chorale & Baroque Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan, AVIE 0048, THE CECILIAN VESPERS

Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713), Sonata in E op.4 #6 (1694), Rebel, Jorg-Michael Schwarz, Dorian 90703, CORELLISANTE

Antonio Caldara (1670-1736), Sinfonia #1: martirio S.Terenziano, Orquesta Barroca de la Universidad de Salamanca, Angel Sampedro, Verso 2001, ANTONIO CALDARA 12 SINFONIE A QUATTRO

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in E K.20 & Sonata in E K.380 CORTEGE, Ivo Pogorelich – piano, Deutsche Grammophon 435855, SCARLATTI: SONATAS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Sonata #2 in d RV12 MANCHESTER, Nigel Kennedy – violin, Mitzi Meyerson – harpsichord Olaf Maninger – cello, Taro Takeuchi – baroque guitar, EMI 57859, NIGEL KENNEDY VIVALDI II

Pietro Antonio Locatelli (1695-1764), Concerto #10 in Eb Op.4, Raglan Baroque Players, Elizabeth Wallfisch, Hyperion 67041, LOCATELLI: SONATAS, OP.4

Second Hour

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), WTC Book 1: Prelude & Fugue #17 in Ab, Angela Hewitt – piano, Hyperion CDA67741/4, BACH: THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Cello Concerto in Bb RV423, Toronto Chamber Orchestra, Paul Robinson, Ofra Harnoy – cello, RCA, 77742, VIVALDI CELLO CONCERTOS

Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654), Echo, Canadian Brass, Opening Day, ODR7380, ECHO – GLORY OF GABRIELI

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Sinfonia: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, National Arts Center Orchestra of Canada, Pinchas Zukerman, Analekta AN2 8783, BAROQUE TREASURY

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Violin Sonata in G BWV1021, James Ehnes – violin, Luc Beausejour – harpsichord, Benoit Loiselle – cello, Analekta AN2 9830, SONATAS FOR VIOLIN AND HARPSICHORD VOL.2

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Brandenburg Concerto #2 in F BWV1047, Tafelmusik, Jeanne Lamon, Maurice Andre – trumpet, Sony 66289, BACH: BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS NOS.1-6

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in F for violin, 2 oboes, bassoon, 2 horns, strings and b.c. RV574, Les Violons du Roy (The King’s Violins), Mathieu Lussier, Pascale Gagnon – violin, Verronique Vychytil – violin, Marjorie Tremblay & Kirsten Zander – oboes, Julie Harguindey – bassoon, ATMA ACD2 2602, VIVALDI

Third Hour

Giovanni Battista Fontana (1571-1630), Sonata #16 for 3 violins, Andrew Manze – violin, Stanley Ritchie – violin, John Holloway – violin, Harmonia Mundi 7907091, PACHELBEL CANON & OTHER 17TH C. MUSIC FOR 3 VIOLINS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in F for 3 violins RV551, English Chamber Orchestra, David Lockington, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, e-one EOM-CD-7790, THE FOUR SEASONS

Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Fanfare #1 & Fanfare #5, Stephen Burns, David Bilger – trumpets, Edward Carroll, Timothy Morrison – trumpets, Ben Harms – tympani, ESS.A.Y. 1035, BAROQUE TRUMPETISSIMO

Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713), Ciacona, Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca, Erato 85775, FOLLIE ALL’ITALIANA (ITALIAN FOLLIES)

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

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Triple Concerto in a BWV1044, Berlin Baroque Soloists, Rainer Kussmaul, Michala Petri – alto & tenor recorders, Rainer Kussmaul – violin, Raphael Alpermann – harpsichord, RCA 57130, MICHALA PETRI PLAYS BACH & TELEMANN

Fourth Hour

George Frideric Handel (168501759), JOSEPH AND HIS BRETHREN HWV59: Chorus of Egyptians: O God of Joseph, & Immortal pleasures crown this pair, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale, Nicholas McGegan, PBP PBP-11, JOSEPH AND HIS BRETHREN HWV59

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Trio Sonata in d for oboe, violin and b.c. BWV527, Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin, Isabelle Faust – violin, Harmonia Mundi HMM902335/56, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto #1 in a BWV1041 (orig for violin), Kammerakademie Potsdam (Potsdam Chamber Academy), Avi Avital – mandolin, Deutsche Grammophon 483 6590, J.S. BACH – AVI AVITAL

Joseph Bodin de Boismortier (1689-1755), Sonata #2 in g op.50, Loretta O’Sullivan – cello, Andrew Appel – harpsichord, Four Nations 2019, CONCISE DICTIONARY OF MUSIC

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Trio in c for flute, violin & bc HWV386a, La Cetra, Maurice Steger – recorder, Harmonia Mundi HMM902607, MR HANDEL’S DINNER

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Playlist 2019-05-12

Lilac

This Week’s Links

Mother’s Day

Julia Ward Howe’s MOTHER’S DAY PROCLAMATION

Keith Jarrett

Andrew Clark’s NATURALLY HORNS page

James Fenton quote about lullabies

First Hour

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Gloria RV588: Et in terra pax, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute, Analekta AN 2 9995, THE RETURN OF ANGELS

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

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Sonata #2 in A BWV1015, Michelle Makarski – violin, Keith Jarrett – piano, ECM New Series 2230/31, SIX SONATAS FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Music for the Royal Fireworks, La Stravaganza Koln, Andrew Manze, Denon 79943, HANDEL – MUSIC FOR THE ROYAL FIREWORKS / TELEMANN – OVERTURES

Second Hour

Leonel Power (c.1370-1445), Missa Alma redemptoris mater: gloria, Trio Mediaeval, ECM 1869, TRIO MEDIAEVAL SOIR, DIT-ELLE

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Orchestral Suite #2 in b BWV1067: Rondeau, Bourree 1 & 2, Polonaise. Double, & Menuet, Shanghai Quartet, Eugenia Zukerman – flute, Anthony Newman – harpsichord, Delos 3173, MUSIC FOR A SUNDAY MORNING

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), MESSIAH: There were Shepherds abiding in the Field, And the Angel Said until them & Glory to God, American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas, Arianna Zukerman – soprano, Delos 3360, MESSIAH (AUTOGRAPH SCORE – VERSION OF 1741)

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Sonata #3 in f, Michala Petri – recorder, David Petri – cello, Hanne Petri – harpsichord, RCA 59112, ARTIST OF THE CENTURY – THE ULTIMATE RECORDER COLLECTION

Martin Codax (c.1230), Quantas sabedes amare (Cantiga de amigo V), Montserrat Figueras – voice, Arianna Savall – harp & voice, Ferran Savall – voice, Jordi Savall – vielle, Alia Vox AV 9841, DU TEMPS & DE L’INSTANT

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Toccata in C BWV564: adagio, Susan Petersen – cello, Adam Petersen – piano, WGUC Queen City Bach, QUEEN CITY BACH

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Sonata in Bb, Duo Arparimba, Koch Schwan 1582, FROM BAROQUE TO RAG – IMPRESSIONS FOR HARP AND MARIMBA

Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de La Guerre (1665-1729), Sonata #1 in Bb for violin, oboe & viola da gamba (excerpt), Musica Fiorita, Daniela Dolci – harpsichord & leader, PanClassic 510121, ELISABETH-CLAUDE JACQUET DE LA GUERRE PORTRAIT

Third Hour

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Alcina: Dream Music, English Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras, Novalis 150108, HANDEL ORCHESTRA WORKS

Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687), Trios pour le coucher du Roy, Chatham Baroque, Dorian 90272, DANSE ROYALE

Andre Campra (1660-1744), L’EUROPE GALANTE: Sommeil (Sleep), Capriccio Stravagante Orchestra, Skip Sempe, Alpha 016, VERSAILLES: THE ENCHANTED ISLAND

William Byrd (1540-1623), Lullaby, my sweet little Baby, Ricercar Consort, Ricercar 329, A BAROQUE CHRISTMAS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Goldberg Variations: Aria, Variations & 2-9, Aria da capo, Les Violons du Roy (King’s Violins), Bernard Labadie, Dorian 90281, GOLDBERG VARIATIONS ARRANGED FOR STRINGS & CONTINUO

Fourth Hour

Biagio Marini (1594-1663), L’Aguzzona, Quicksilver, Acis Productions APL72546, STILE MODERNO NEW MUSIC FROM THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

Juan Aranes (died c.1649), Chacona: UNA SARAO DE LA CHACONA
Lucas Ruiz de Ribayaz (1626-?), Zarambeques
Anonymous (early 17th c.), Canarios
Santiago de Murcia (1673-1739), Seguidillas manchegas, Piffaro Renaissance Band, Navona Records NV5875, PIFFARO LOS MINISTRILES IN THE NEW WORLD

Juan de Anchieta (1462-1523), Con amores, la mi madre, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, Grace Davidson – soprano, Decca B009034-02, INTO THE LIGHT

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Overture (Suite) in D TWV 55: D19, English Concert, Trevor Pinnock, Andrew Clark – horn, Gavin Edwards – horn, Deutsche Grammophon 437558, TELEMANN SUITEN THE ENGLISH CONCERT TREVOR PINNOCK

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Toccata in f# BWV910, Angela Hewitt – piano, Hyperion 67310, BACH: THE TOCCATAS / ANGELA HEWITT

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Playlist 2019-05-05

Guitar

This Week’s Links

Cinco de Mayo

English Horn

Manuel de Zumaya

Gaspar Fernandes

Sabionari Guitar

Johann Joachim Quantz

Juan García de Zéspedes

First Hour

Christopher Simpson (c.1605-1669), Fantasia #5 in a: May (from The Monthes), 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

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in E SPRING, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado, Gidon Kremer – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 413726, VIVALDI: THE FOUR SEASONS

John Playford (1623-1686), Stanes Morris & Wallom green, Les Witches, Alpha 502, NOBODY’S JIG: MR PLAYFORD’S ENGLISH DANCING MASTER

William Byrd (c.1540-1623), This sweet and merry month of May
Thomas Morley (c.1557-1602), Now is the Month of Maying, Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, Collegium 105, FLORA GAVE ME FAIREST FLOWERS

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in a for Recorder and Viola da Gamba TWV 52:a1, Les Boreades of Montreal, Manfred Kraemer – violin, Francis Colpron – recorder, Susie Napper – viola da gamba, ATMA 2193, TELEMANN SUITES & CONCERTOS

Giovanni Antonio Guido (c.1675-after 1728), Concerto #1 SPRING, The Band of Instruments, Roger Hamilton – harpsichord, Caroline Balding – violin, Divine Art dda 25072, GIOVANNI ANTONIO GUIDO * THE FOUR SEASONS

Second Hour

Juan Garcia de Zespedes (c.1619-1678), Guaracha Convidando esta la noche, The Harp Consort, Andrew Lawrence King, Harmonia Mundi 907293, MISSA MEXICANA

Robert de Visee (c.1650-1732), Suite in F# (1682) ‘accord nouveau’: suite, Krishnasol Jimenez – guitar, Brilliant Classics 94435, ROBERT DE VISEE C.1650-1732

Manuel de Zumaya (c.1678-1755), Hieremiae Prophetae Lamentationes, Chanticleer, Teldec 96353, MEXICAN BAROQUE

Gaspar Fernandes (c.1570-before 1629), Oy, descubre la grandesa, Tane Gil du Tamborino, Sobre vuestro canto llano (de San Jeronimo), Elegit eum Dominus (Motaete para la entrada del birrey), Ah, de abajo!, Piffaro Renaissance Band, Navona Records NV5875, PIFFARO LOS MINISTRILES IN THE NEW WORLD

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), The Indian Queen (1695): Suite, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, Jeremy Budd – tenor, Mark Dobell – tenor, CORO COR16129, HENRY PURCELL – THE INDIAN QUEEN

Third Hour

Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Te Deum Laudamus: Judex crederis & In te Domine speravi, Dresden Chamber Chorus & Dresden Baroque Orchestra, Hans-Christoph Rademann, Carus 83.148, HEINICHEN & ZELENKA: MASS AND TE DEUM

Sylvius Leopold Weiss (1687-1750), Concerto Grosso in Bb SC 57, Tempesta di Mare (Sea Tempest), Chandos CHAN0707, SILVIUS LEOPOLD WEISS LUTE CONCERTI (PREMIERE RECORDINGS)

Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773), Flute Concerto in g #290, Brandenburg Consort, Roy Goodman, Rachel Brown – flute, Sally Jackson – bassoon (in middle movement), Hyperion 66927, QUANTZ: FLUTE CONCERTOS

Johann Georg Pisendel (1687-1755), Oboe Sonata in c, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, Gottfried von der Goltz, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77339, ZELENKA, PISENDEL CONCERTI ET AL.

Johann David Heinichen (1683-1729), Concerto in e for 2 oboes S.222, Fiori Musicali Baroque Orchestra of Bremen, Thomas Albert, Martin Stadler – oboe, Harriet Herrle – oboe, cpo 999637, HEINICHEN: DRESDEN WIND CONCERTOS

Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783), Sinfonia in F, Op.3, #5, Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel, Deutsche Grammophon 453435, JOHANN ADOLF HASSE: SALVE REGINA, ETC.

Fourth Hour

Chiara Margarita Cozzolani (1602-c.1677), Hymnus: Ave maris stella, Magnificat, Warren Stewart, Hanneke van Proosdij – organ, Musica Omni,, 103, CHIARA MARGARITA COZZOLANI VESPRO DELLA BEATA VERGINE

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Recorder Concerto in Bb RV375, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute – recorder, Analekta 29912, VIVALDI & THE BAROQUE GYPSIES

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Concerto for flute, English Horn and Strings, Sinfonia Varsovia, Albrecht Mayer – English horn, Matthieu Gauci-Ancelin – flute, Deutsche Grammophon 4765681, ALBRECHT MAYER: NEW SEASONS * HANDEL FOR OBOE & ORCHESTRA

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Mass for woodwinds & Strings H.513, Musica Antiqua Koln, Vokalensemble Koln, Reinhard Goebel, Deutsche Grammophon 1413, MUSIQUE SACREE MARC-ANTOINE CHARPENTIER (1643-1704)

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Playlist 2019-04-28

National Gardening Month


This Week’s Links

National Garden Month

First Hour

Anonymous — published by Pierre Attaignant (c.1494-c.1551), Chansons Nouvelles: Anonymous Galliarde 4 & Basse Dance 3, Doulce Memoire (Sweet Memory), Astree 8545, CHANSONS NOUVELLES & DANCERIES

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (c.1620/23-1680), Sonata a due scordatura violins, Freiburg Baroque Consort, Harmonia Mundi HMC 902087, BAROCKES WELTTHEATER

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Suite #7 HWV432: Overture, David Russell – guitar, Telarc TEL-33223-02, THE GRANDEUR OF THE BAROQUE

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in d BWV1052R (orig for violin), Kammerakademie Potsdam (Potsdam Chamber Academy), Avi Avital – mandolin, Deutsche Grammophon 483 6590, J.S. BACH – AVI AVITAL

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in A for 4 violins RV 552 PER ECO IN LONTANA, Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze – violin, Andrew Manze – violin, William Thorpe – Violin, Iona Davies – Violin, Peter Lissauer – Violin, William Thorpe – Violin, Iona Davies – Violin, Peter Lissauer – Violin, Harmonia Mundi 907230, CONCERT FOR THE PRINCE OF POLAND

Second Hour

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantata BWV211: closing trio: Die Katze lasst das mausen nicht, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood, Emma Kirkby – soprano, David Thomas – bass, Rogers Covey-Crump – tenor, L’Oiseau Lyre 417621, JS BACH: COFFEE & PEASANT CANTATAS

Michel Corrette (1707-1795), Concerto Comique #24 in C, Arion Ensemble (Montreal, Canada), ATMA 2192, CORRETTE: SYMPHONIES DES NOELS;CONCERTOS COMIQUES/ENSEMBLE ARION

Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687), Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (1670): Canaries, Entree des Scaramouches, & Chaconne des Scaramouches, Trivelins et Arlequin, Tempesta di Mare, Chandos CHAN 0805, COMEDIE ET TRAGEDIE VOL.1

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Serse: Ombra Mai Fu, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Harry Bicket, Lorraine Hunt Lieberson – mezzo soprano, AVIE AV0030, LORRAINE HUNT LIEBERSON – HANDEL ARIAS

James Paisible (c.1656-1721), She Wou’d and She Wou’d Not, London Oboe Band, Paul Goodwin, Harmonia Mundi 907181, PLAYHOUSE AIRS: 18TH C. ENGLISH THEATRE MUSIC

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Suite in C THE BUFFOON, Philharmonia Virtuosi, Richard Kapp, ESS.A.Y 1017, GEORG PHILIPP TELEMANN: SUITES FOR ORCHESTRA

Third Hour

Joachim van den Hove (c.1567-1620), Allemande Monsieur, Orlando English Song & Susanneken (from FLORIDA), Toyohiko Satoh – lute, NM Classics 92016, LUTE MUSIC FROM THE NETHERLANDS

Johannes Schenck (1660-c.1720), Sonata Quinta in c, La Suave Melodia (The Suave Melody), Etcetera KTC1356, IL GIARDINO ARMONICO

Pierre Attaignant (c.1494-c.1551), Au Boi Joli (Pretty Woods): selections, College de Cuivres de Suisse Romand, Cascavelle 1015, CUIVRES EN FETE

Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770), Sonata Pastorale in A, Trio Settecento, Rachel Barton Pine – violin, John Mark Rozendaal – cello, David Schrader – harpsichord, Cedille 099, AN ITALIAN SOJOURN

Sebastian de Vivanco (c.1551-1622), Veni, dilecte mi, ORA Singers, Suzi Digby, Harmonia Mundi 807489, DESIRES – A SONG OF SONGS COLLECTION

Marin Marais (1656-1728), The Labyrinth, Paolo Pandolfo – viola da gamba, Paolo Pandolfo – viola da gamba, Mitzi Meyerson – harpsichord, Thomas Boysen – theorbo, Glossa 920404, LE LABRYNTHE ET AUTRES HISTOIRES

James Oswald (1711-1769), Heliotrope (Summer) & Myrtle (Summer), Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow, Dorian 80164, AIRS FOR THE SEASONS

Fourth Hour

Scotland, Branle de Poictou, David Tayler – archlute, Voices of Music 16516, IN A GARDEN SO GREEN

James Paisible (c.1656-1721), Sett in c, Musica Barocca, Johanna Valencia & Maria Martinez – recorders, Juan Estevez – harpsichord, Mauricio Buraglia – theorbo, Daniel Valencia – viola da gamba, Naxos 555045, SIX SETTS OF AIRES

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Sonata in c RV53 for oboe, Paul Goodwin – baroque oboe, John Toll – harpsichord, Susan Sheppard – cello, Frances Eustace – bassoon, Harmonia Mundi, 907104, VIVALDI:OBOE SONATAS

Salomone Rossi (c.1570-1630), Sonata (#6) in Dialogo detta la Viena, Aaron Brown – violin & director, Gabe Shuford – harpsichord, Loretta O’Sullivan – baroque cello, Doug Balliette – baroque bass, Jeffrey Grossman – organ, Aaron Brown 2016, EARLY/MODERN

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), ISRAEL IN EGYPT: selections, Aradia Baroque Ensemble, Kevin Mallon, Naxos 8.570966/7, ISRAEL IN EGYPT

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Playlist 2019-04-21

Easter Eggs

This Week’s Links

Easter Traditions

Easter Symbols

Paul Galbraith

First Hour

Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706), Canon & Gigue in D, Il Giardino Armonico (Harmonic Garden), Giovanni Antonini, Teldec 8573-85557, MUSICA BAROCCA

Christopher Simpson (c.1605-1669), Fantasia #4 in a: April (from The Monthes), 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

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in d RV535 for 2 recorders, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute, Matthias Maute – recorder, Sophie Lariviere – recorder, Analekta 29917, VIVALDI’S ANGELS

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), MISSA CHRISTI RESURGENTIS: Sonata-Kyrie-Gloria, The English Concert & the Choir of the English Concert, Andrew Manze, Harmonia Mundi 907397, BIBER MISSA CHRISTI RESURGENTIS (1673-4)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), [Allegro] from Cantata BWV146, Accademia Bizantina, Ottavio Dantone, Decca, 4782718, BACH SINFONIA

Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706), Deus in adjutorium (Psalm 70:2), La Capella Ducale & Musica Fiata, Roland Wilson, cpo 916-2, JOHANN PACHELBEL EASTER CANTATAS

James Oswald (1711-1769), Ranunculus (Spring), Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow, Matthew Dixon – oboe, Dorian 80164, AIRS FOR THE SEASONS

Second Hour

Mikolaj Zielenski (c.1550-c.1615), Salve festa Dies, La Traversees Baroques, Etienne Meyer, K617 K617248, ORTUS DE POLONIA

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), Rosary Sonata #11: The Resurrection, Pavlo Besnosiuk – violin (Matthys Hofmans Antwerp c.1676), David Roblou – chamber organ, Paula Chateauneuf – theorbo, Richard Tunnicliffe – viola da gamba, AVIE AV038-1, BIBER: THE ROSARY SONATAS

Giovanni Gabrieli (1554/7-1612), Jubilate Deo, Canadian Brass, with principal brass players from the NY Philharmonic and Philadelphia Orchestra, OpeningDay 7347, LEGENDS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Easter Oratorio: Sinfonia, Adagio & chorus, Collegium Vocale, & Aria: Seele, Deine Spezereien (soprano aria), Collegium Vocale, Philippe Herreweghe, Barbara Schlick – soprano, Harmonia Mundi 2951513, OSTER-ORATORIUM (EASTER ORATORIO)

Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer (1656-1746), Orchestral Suite #6 in F SPRING JOURNAL, L’Orfeo Baroque Orchestra, Michi Gaigg, cpo 777 150, LE JOURNAL DU PRINTEMPS OP.1 SPRING DIARY

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), The Resurrection: concluding chorus, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir, Ton Koopman, Nancy Argenta & Barbara Schlick – sopranos, Guillemette Laurens – alto, Guy de Mey – tenor, Klaus Mertens – bass, Erato 45617, HANDEL: LA RESURREZIONE

Third Hour

Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585), Christ rising again from the dead, Chapelle du Roi (King’s Chapel), Alistair Dixon, Signum 022, THOMAS TALLIS THE COMPLETE WORKS VOL.6

Giovanni Gabrieli (1554/7-1612), Canzon Septimi Toni #2, Empire Brass, Telarc, 80553, THE GLORY OF GABRIELI – ANTIPHONAL MUSIC FOR BRASS CHOIRS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantata BWV66 Erfreut euch, ihf Herz, Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, Deutsche Grammophon 463580, EASTER CANTATAS

Christopher Simpson (c.1605-1669), Spring, The Sirius Viols, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 88875 190982, CHRISTOPHER SIMPSON THE FOUR SEASONS

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Resurrection oratorio: selections, Magdeburg Chamber Choir & Telemann Chamber Orchestra of Michaelstein, Ludger Remy, Dorothee Mields – soprano, cpo, 999634-2, Die Auferstehung

Biagio Marini (1594-1663), Canzon #3
Tiburtio Massaino (before 1550-after 1608), Canzon 33, London Brass, Philip Pickett, Teldec 90856, GABRIELI IN VENICE

Fourth Hour

Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654), Surrexit Pastor bonus (Good Shepherd is Risen), Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, Collegium 123, A BANQUET OF VOICES: MUSIC FOR MULTIPLE CHOIRS

Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751), Trumpet (orig. Oboe) Concerto in Bb op.7 #3, Scottish Ensemble, Alison Balsom – trumpet, EMI Classics 56094, ALISON BALSOM * ITALIAN CONCERTOS

Jean Lheritier (c.1480 – after 1551), Surrexit pastor bonus, Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi HMU 807555, PASSION & RESURRECTION: MUSIC INSPIRED BY HOLY WEEK

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Sonata #3 BWV1005, Paul Galbraith – 8-string guitar, Delos 3232, JS BACH: SONATAS & PARTITAS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus, …My Redeemer Liveth, & Since by Man Came Death, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, U.C. Berkeley Chamber Chorus, Nicholas McGegan, Lorraine Hunt – soprano, Harmonia Mundi 7907120, MESSIAH HIGHLIGHTS

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Lyrical Gifts (Hebe’s Feast), Les Talens Lyriques (Lyrical Gifts), Christophe Rousset, L’Oiseau Lyre 455293, RAMEAU OVERTURES

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Playlist 2019-04-14

portrait of Sara Levy by Anton Graff

This Week’s Links

Felix Mendelssohn: Reviving the works of J.S. Bach

St. Matthew Passion – Essential Bach recommended recordings

Sara Levy

Sleeping Beauty violin

First Hour

Marbrianus de Orto (c.1460-c.1529), Lamentations of Prophet Jeremiah: 3, Huelgas Ensemble, Pal Van Nevel, Harmonia Mundi 901682, LAMENTATIONS OF THE RENAISSANCE

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in A for 2 violins RV519 from L’ESTRO ARMONICO, Berlin Philharmonic, Nigel Kennedy – violin, Daniel Stabrawa – violin 2, EMI 57859, NIGEL KENNEDY VIVALDI II

Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725), Sinfonia Il Giardino di rose, Accademia Bizantina, Ottavio Dantone, Decca 470650, IL GIARDINO DI ROSE SINFONIE & HARPSICHORD CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Sonata #2 BWV1003, Paul Galbraith – 8-string guitar, Delos 3232, JS BACH: SONATAS & PARTITAS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Lascia ch’io pianga from RINALDO, Louise Pellerin – oboe, Dom Andre Laberge – organ, CBC Records MVCD 1157, HAENDEL

Giovanni Pierluigi Da Palestrina (c.1525-1594), Stabat Mater a 8, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, CORO 16106, GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI DA PALESTRINA VOL.3

Antonio Caldara (1670-1736), Sinfonia nº12 ‘La passione di Gesu Signor nostro, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute, ATMA Classique ACD2 2347, ALLA TURCA: MUSIC BY FUX, CALDARA AND BADIA

Second Hour

Chorale (arr.by Adam Gilbert), Der Grabentanz (The Grave Dance)
Anonymous, Pange linguia gloriosi, Piffaro Renaissance Band, Dorian 90292, STADTPFEIFFER: MUSIC OF RENAISSANCE GERMANY

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), Mystery Sonata #7 THE SCOURGING OF JESUS, Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman, Christina Day Martinson – violin, LINN CKD501, HEINRICH BIBER THE MYSTERY SONATAS

Antonio Lotti (1667-1740), Crucifixus a 8, Choir of Clare College Cambridge, Graham Ross, Harmonia Mundi 907616, STABAT MATER DOLOROSA

Johann Gottlieb Janitsch (1708-c.1762/63), Sonata da camera op.4 #21 (Passion Quartet), Tempesta di Mare & Chamber Players, Gwyn Roberts – flute, Karina Schmitz & Daniela Giulia Pierson – violas, Chandos CHAN 0820, JOHANN GOTTLIEB JANITSCH REDISCOVERIES FROM THE SARA LEVY COLLECTION

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), St Matthew Passion BWV244 (1727 version): Part 1. Chorus. Kommt, ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen! (Come daughters …), & Part 2 – alto aria Erbarme dich, Mein Gott, Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, Sarah Connolly – alto, AAM Records AAM004, JS BACH ST MATTHEW PASSION

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Flute Sonata in Eb BWV1031: allegro (1), Philippa Davies – flute, Maggie Cole – harpsichord, AVIE 2101, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH FLUTE SONATAS

Third Hour

Antonio Caldara (1670-1736), Crucifixus, Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, Wayne Marshall – chamber organ, Collegium 123, A BANQUET OF VOICES: MUSIC FOR MULTIPLE CHOIRS

John Dowland (1563-1626), Passionate Melancholy (Suite), Andrew Lawrence King – harp, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77504, HIS MAJESTY’S HARPER

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Prelude #1 in C (Wtc Bk. 1), Lang Lang – piano, Deutsche Grammophon 4797528, LANG LANG PIANO BOOK

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Violin Concerto #2 in E BWV1042, Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin, Isabelle Faust – violin, Harmonia Mundi HMM902335/56, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Oboe d’Amore Concerto in G TWV G3, Toronto Chamber Orchestra, Kevin Mallon, Thomas Stacy – oboe d’amore, Naxos 8.570735, CONCERTOS FOR OBOE D’AMORE

Fourth Hour

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Sinfonia in b RV169 Santo Sepolcro, Les Violons du Roy (King’s Violins), Bernard Labadie, Dorian 90255, CONCERTI FOR STRINGS

Johann Fischer (1646-1717), Choral “Herzlich tut mich verlangen,”, Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel, Deutsche Grammophon 459619, MUSICA BALTICA

Johann Georg Pisendel (1687-1755), Concerto in G for 2 flutes, 2 horns, 2 violins & viola, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, Gottfried con der Goltz – violin & leader, Carus 83.301, PISENDEL: CONCERTI CON VARII STRUMENTI

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantata BWV182: Sonata, coro HIMMELSKONIG, SEI WILKOMMEN, chorale JESU, DEINE PASSION, & Chorus (conclusion) SO LASSET UNS GEHEN IN SALEM DER FREUDEN!, Amici Voices, Hyperion CDA68275, BACH BWV106, BWV182, BWV229

Johann Joseph Fux (1660-1741), Sonata al Santo Sepolcro K.376, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute, Matthias Maute – recorder, Sophie Lariviere – recorder, ATMA Classique ACD2 2347, ALLA TURCA: MUSIC BY FUX, CALDARA AND BADIA

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Concerto Grosso #8 in c op.6, Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze, Harmonia Mundi 907228/9, TWELVE GRAND CONCERTOS IN SEVEN PARTS

Orlande de Lasso (c.1532/30-1594), In Monte Oliveti (On the Mount of Olives), Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi HMU 807555, PASSION & RESURRECTION: MUSIC INSPIRED BY HOLY WEEK

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Playlist 2019-04-07

Peter and Zoltán Katona

This Week’s Links

National Siblings Day (April 10)

Katona Twins

First Hour

Giovanni Legrenzi (1626-1690), Sonata quinta (#5) a quatro viole da gamba in e, Wildcat Viols, Joanna Blendulf – treble viol, Julie Jeffrey – tenor viol, Annalisa Pappano – tenor viol, Elisabeth Reed – bass viol, Wildcat Viols 2017, WILDCAT VIOLS — THE MAGNIFICK CONSORT OF FOUR PARTS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantata BWV106: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit (Actus Tragicus): Sonatina, Coro ed arioso ES IST DER ALTE BUND, concluding coro GLORIE, LOB, EHR UND HERRLICHKEIT, Amici Voices, Hyperion CDA68275, BACH BWV106, BWV182, BWV229

Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713), Sonata da Camera a Tre op.2 #12, Wayward Sisters, Wayward Sisters 2018, A RESTLESS HEART

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in d for violin BWV1052R, Akademie Fur Alte Musik Berlin, Isabelle Faust – violin, Harmonia Mundi HMM902335/56, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS

Pietro Locatelli (1695-1764), Sonata #10 in A op.8, Olivier Brault – violin, Loretta O’Sullivan – cello, Andrew Appel – harpsichord, Four Nations 2019, CONCISE DICTIONARY OF MUSIC

Rodrigo de Ceballos, Hortus Conclusus, ORA Singers, Suzi Digby, Harmonia Mundi 807489, DESIRES – A SONG OF SONGS COLLECTION

Second Hour

Antoine Forqueray (c.1671-1745), Dieuxieme Suite in G: La Bouron, Vittorio Ghielmi – viola da gamba, Rodney Prada – viola da gamba, Luca Pianca – archlute, Lorenzo Ghielmi – harpsichord, Passacaille 995, FORQUERAY LE DIABLE

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto for 3 trumpets, timpani & B.C. in D, English Chamber Orchestra, Simon Preston, Hannes Laubin – trumpet, Bernhard Laubin – trumpet, Wolfgang Laubin – trumpet, Deutsche Grammophon 431817, TRUMPET CONCERTOS

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

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Suite #7: Premier quartet, Barthold Kuijken – flute, Gustav Leonhardt – harpsichord, Sigiswald Kuijken – violin, Wieland Kuijken – viola da gamba, Sony 63115, TELEMANN: PARIS QUARTETS 1-12

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Capriccio on the Departure of His Most Beloved Brother BWV992, Jean Louis Steuerman – piano, Philips 420176, BACH * PIANO WORKS * STEUERMAN

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in e ALLEGRO K.115, Zoltan Katona – guitar, Peter Katona – guitar, Channel Classics 14298, KATONA TWINS

Third Hour

William Cranford (fl.1630), Go From My Window a5, LeStrange Viols, Loren Ludwig & John Mark Rozendaal – treble viol, Kivie Cahn-Lipman and James Waldo – tenor viol, Zoe Weiss – tenor & bass viols, Douglas Kelley – bass viol, Olde Focus Recordings 905, WILLIAM CRANFORD CONSORT MUSIC FOR 4,5, AND 6 VIOLS

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Motets Book II for 4 voices – Heu Mihi Domine, The Hilliard Ensemble, ECM 1653, IN PARADISUM

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Aria for winds in F major, Il Complesso Barocco, Alan Curtis, Naive V 5326, HIDDEN HANDEL

Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707), Sonata in G BuxWV271, Quicksilver, Acis, 94710, FANTASTICUS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Brandenburg Concerto #2 in F BWV1047, Orchestra Mozart, Claudio Abbado, Reinhold Friedrich – trumpet, Michala Petri – recorder, Lucas Macias Navarro – oboe, Giuliano Carmignola – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 4778908, BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in D RV208 Grosso Mogul, Academia Montis Regalis, Enrico Onofri – violin, Naive 30417, CONCERTI PER VIOLINO VOL. 1 LA CACCIA

Fourth Hour

Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687), Ballet d’Alcidiane et Polexandre (1658): Overture & Chaconne, Aradia Baroque Ensemble, Kevin Mallon, Naxos 554003, BALLET MUSIC FOR THE SUN KING

Claudin de Sermisy (c.1490-1562), Thomas Crecquillon (c.1505-1557) & Jacques Buus (c.1500-1565), Content desir, qui cause ma douleur
Philip van Wilder (c.1500-c.1557), Two Dances, Piffaro Renaissance Band, Joan Kimball & Robert Wiemken, Deutsche Grammophon 447107, CHANSONS ET DANSERIES (SONGS & DANCES)

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto for 4 guitars in b RV580 from L’ESTRO ARMONICO, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Los Romeros, Iona Brown, Celedonio Romero – guitar, Celin, Pepe and Angel Romero – guitars, Celin, Pepe and Angel Romero – guitars, Philips 412624, VIVALDI GUITAR CONCERTOS LOS ROMEROS

Marin Marais (1656-1728), La Guitare, Trio Settecento, Rachel Barton Pine – violin, Cedille Records 90000 129, A FRENCH SOIREE

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Recorder Concerto in C, Hesperus, Scott Reiss – recorder, Koch 7454, BAROQUE RECORDER CONCERTI

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Playlist 2019-03-31

violins

This Week’s Links

National Poetry Month

Philip Larkin: THE TREES

Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet

Brazilian Guitar Quartet

12 cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic

Venere Lute Quartet

First Hour

Carlo Farina (c.1600-c.1640), Corenta 17 Libro II, Gagliarda 10 Libro 1, & Aria Francesa Libro I, Il Concerto delle Viole, Olive Music OM 009, PAVANE & GAGLIARDE 1626-1628

Domenico Zipoli (1668-1726), Pastorale, Battalia imperiale, Battalia dolorosa, Battalia furiosa, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute, Analekta AN 2 9957, SALSA BAROQUE

Pietro Antonio Locatelli (1695-1764), Introduction #6 in C, Freiburger Barockorchester (Freiburg Baroque Orchestra), Thomas Hengelbrock, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77207, INTRODUTTIONI TEATRALI KAMMERMUSIK/CHAMBER MUSIC

Giambattista (Giovanni Battista) Martini (1706-1784), Elevazione, Dominic Derasse – trumpet, Kenneth Bowen – organ, Roven Records RR10216, BAROQUE MASTERPIECES

Salomone Rossi (c.1570-1630), Three Sonatas from Libro IV, Rebel, Jorg-Michael Schwarz, Dorian 93184, ROSSI & HIS CIRCLE

Johann David Heinichen (1683-1729), Concerto in A S.228 oboe d’amore, Il Fondamento, Paul Dombrecht, Paul Dombrecht – oboe d’amore, Passacaille 921, GALANT COURT MUSIC

Johann Christoph Pezel (1639-1694), Sonata in C for Trumpet & Bassoon, Wolfgang Basch – trumpet, Frans Robert Berkout – bassoon, Bob van Asperen – organ, Deutsch Harmonia Mundi 7976, CHAMBER MUSIC FOR TRUMPET & WINDS

Second Hour

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in C RV533 for 2 flutes: largo & allegro, Ensemble Caprice, Matthias Maute – recorder, Sophie Lariviere – recorder, Analekta 29912, THE BAROQUE GYPSIES

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cello Suite #2 in d BWV1008: prelude & courante, Yo Yo Ma – cello, Sony 190758 54652, YO-YO MA – SIX EVOLUTIONS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Sonata #2 in Bb (Fitzwilliam), Marcel Ponseele – oboe, Ewald Demeyere – harpsichord, Richte Van der Meer – cello, Accent 99136, VIVALDI & HANDEL SONATAS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in d for 2 violins BWV1043, English Chamber Orchestra, Steven Mercurio, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, Anne Akiko Meyers – violin, e one EOM-CD-7785, AIR

Johann Friedrich Agricola (1720-1774), Sonata in A for flute & b.c., Emmanuel Pahud – flute, Jonathan Manson – cello, Trevor Pinnock – harpsichord, EMI Classics 84220, THE FLUTE KING

Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713), Violin Sonata in g op.5 #5, Chiara Banchini – violin, Jesper Christensen – harpsichord, Luciano Contini – archlute, Kathi Gohl – cello, Harmonia Mundi HML 5908535.36, LA MUSIQUE DE WATTEAU: THE MUSIC LESSON

Third Hour

Orlande de Lasso (c.1532/30-1594), Veni, dilecte mi, Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi 807489, SONG OF SONGS

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Anacreon Suite, Capella Savaria, Mary Terey-Smith, Naxos 553746, RAMEAU ORCHESTRAL SUITES

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Partita #1 in Bb BWV825, Simone Dinnerstein – piano, Sony 798943, SOMETHING ALMOST BEING SAID

Giovanni Valentini (c.1582-1649), Violin Sonata in D, Acronym, Beth Wenstrom – violin, Olde Focus Recordings FCR904, ODDITIES & TRIFLES

Juan del Encina (1468-c.1529), Triste Espana, & Villancico: Quedate, Carillo, New London Consort, Linn 007, MUSIC FROM THE TIME OF COLUMBUS

Fourth Hour

Nicolas Vallet (c.1583-1642), Galliarde, & Un jour de la semaine (DAY OF WEEK), Venere Lute Quartet, Lute Society 9336CD, SWEET DIVISION

David Funck (1629-1690), Suite in D, 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, 233497, 12 CELLISTS OF THE BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

John Bull (c.1562-1628), Galliard to the Pavan (c.1612), Washington Saxophone Quartet, Americus AMR20181095, LOOKING BACH – BAROQUE AND BEFORE

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Orchestral Suite #1 in C BWV1066, Brazilian Guitar Quartet, Delos 3254, FOUR SUITES FOR ORCHESTRA BWV 1066-1069

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), Sonata for 8 trumpets Sancti Polycarpi, NY Trumpet Ensemble, Gerard Schwarz – conductor & trumpet 1, Delos 3002, SOUND OF TRUMPETS

Jacob Obrecht (1457/58 – 1505), Fuga,
Christian Hollander (1510/15-1569), Ave Maria
Jacob Clemens non Papa (c.1510-c.1556), Frais et gaillard, Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet, NM Classics 92100, TIME SIGNALS: RECORDER MUSIC FROM THE NETHERLANDS

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Playlist 2019-03-24

JS Bach

The annual Sunday Baroque Bach Birthday Bash – an all-Bach program celebrating the composer’s genius and extraordinary legacy.

This Week’s Links

Essential Bach

J.S. Bach Homepage

Decoding Bach’s the ART OF FUGUE

Bach Family Tree

Bach Timeline

Bach Family History

Bach for Children

First Hour

Allein Gott in der Höh’ sei Ehr’ BWV676 (To God Alone on High Be Glory), Bálint Karosi – organ, Hungaroton HCD 32745-46, CLAVIERUBUNG III THE CHORALES

Well Tempered Clavier Book 2 Prelude & Fugue #1, Prelude & Fugue #3, & Prelude & Fugue #6, Vladimir Feltsman – piano, Music Master 67162, THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER BWV870-893 – BOOK II

Sonata #3 in e BWV527, Tempesta di Mare Chamber Players, Chaconne, CHAN 0803, BACH SIX TRIO SONATAS

3-Part Invention #1 in C BWV787, 2-Part Invention #2 in c BWV773, 2-Part Invention #3 in D BWV774, 2-Part Invention #4 in d BWV775, 2-Part Invention #5 in Eb BWV776, 2-Part Invention #6 in E BWV777, 2-Part Invention #7 in e BWV778, & 2-Part Invention #8 in F BWV779, Janine Jansen – violin, Maxim Rysanov – viola, Decca 4759081, THE BACH ALBUM

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Overture in the French Style BWV831: Gavottes 1 & 2, Passepieds 1 & 2, & Bourrees 1 & 2, Hank Knox – harpsichord, Early Music EMCCD-7775, J.S. BACH KEYBOARD WORKS

Second Hour

Cantata BWV207a: opening chorus, Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki, BIS 2311, SECULAR CANTATAS VOL.9 THE CONTEST BETWEEN PHOEBUS AND PAN

Cantabile in G BWV1019A, Rachel Barton Pine – violin, Jory Vinikour – harpsichord, Cedille CDR 90000 177, JS BACH: THE SONATAS FOR VIOLIN & HARPSICHORD

Cello Suite #6 in D BWV1012: gavottes 1 & 2, Yo Yo Ma – cello, Sony 190758 54652, YO-YO MA – SIX EVOLUTIONS

Chaconne in d (Partita #2 BWV1004), Igor Levit – piano, Sony 24452, LIFE

Erbarm dich mein, O Herre Gott BWV721
Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam BWV684, Wayward Sisters, Paul von Hoff – sackbut, Wayward Sisters 2018, A RESTLESS HEART

Oboe & Violin Concerto in c BWV1060, Berlin Baroque Soloists, Frank Peter Zimmermann – violin, Serge Zimmermann – violin, Hanssler Classics HC17046, BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS

Magnificat BWV243: sicut locutus est, Arcangelo, Hyperion CDA68157, BACH, BACH & BACH MAGNIFICATS

Third Hour

Goldberg Variations: aria, Yo Yo Ma – cello, Ton Koopman – organ, Sony 60681, SIMPLY BAROQUE 2

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

Sinfonia from Cantata BWV156, Accademia Bizantina, Ottavio Dantone, Decca 4782718, BACH SINFONIA

Musical Offering – Trio Sonata BWV1079, Emmanuel Pahud – flute, Matthew Truscott – violin, Jonathan Manson – cello, Trevor Pinnock – harpsichord, EMI Classics 84220, THE FLUTE KING

Brandenburg Concerto #6 in Bb BWV1051, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Ton Koopman, Erato 45374, Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 4, 5 , 6

Fourth Hour

Wo soll ich flien hin hin BWV646 (Whither Shall I Flee)
Ach bleib bie uns, Herr Jesu Christ BWV649 (Lord Jesus Christ, With Us Abide), Alison Balsom – trumpet, Stephen Cleobury – organ, Warner Classics 925116, JUBILO

Sonata in E BWV1035, Brasil Guitar Duo, Marina Piccinini – flute, AVIE 2196, BACH FLUTE SONATAS

Mass in b: Cum Sancto Spiritu, Sanctus, & Dona nobis pacem, Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman, Telarc 80517, J.S. BACH: MASS IN B MINOR

Prelude, Fugue & Allegro in Eb BWV998, Yasunori Imamura – lute/theorbo, Etcetera 1109, J.S. BACH: LUTE MUSIC

Art of Fugue: contrapunctus I, contrapunctus II, & Contrapunctus IX, Les Violons du Roy (King’s Violins), Bernard Labadie, Dorian 90297, ART OF THE FUGUE

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Playlist 2019-03-17

Harp Ireland

This Week’s Links

Saint Patrick’s Day

Purim

George Frideric Handel – ESTHER

Capella de Ministrers

Ensemble Lucidarium

James Galway – flute

Garth Knox – violist composer

Ronn McFarlane – The Celtic Lute

First Hour

Guglielmo Ebreo da Pesaro (c.1420-1484), Amoroso (Loving), Ex Umbris (out of the shadows), Dorian 93225, DIAMOND OF FERRARA: MUSIC FROM THE COURT OF ERCOLE I

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in G (after Trio Sonata in Bb TWV 42:B1), Empire Brass Quintet with William Kuhlman – organ, Telarc 80614, BAROQUE MUSIC FOR BRASS AND ORGAN

Traditional/Anonymous, Se vistyo la Reyna Ester (Queen Esther dresses), Capella de Ministrers, Carles Magraner, Centre de Musica 1435, MUSICA ENCERRADA THE ORAL LEGACY OF THE SEPHARDIC DIASPORA

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Esther HWV50a: Overture, AIR: Tune your harps to cheerful strains, & chorus: Shall we of Servitude complain, Dunedin Consort, Thomas Hobbs – tenor, LINN RECORDS CKD 397, ESTHER HWV50A

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Organ Concerto #2 in Bb op.4, Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, Richard Egarr – organ, Harmonia Mundi 807446, HANDEL ORGAN CONCERTOS OP.4

Traditional, Pass’e mezzo & saltarello bolognesa, Fuggi, fuggi, fuggi (Il Ballo di..), Tu dormi, io veglio a la tempesta e vento, & Moresca (sull’ Aria d’ottava), Ensemble Lucidarium, K617 K617174, LA ISTORIA DE PURIM: MUSIC & POETRY OF JEWS OF RENAISSANCE ITALY

Second Hour

Attilio Ariosti (1666-1729), Prima Lezione: allegro (1720), Garth Knox – viola d’amore, Agnes Vesterman – cello, ECM 1925, D’AMORE

Traditional Irish, Cliffs of Moher, Pipe on the Hob, The Monaghan Jig, & Banish Misfortune, Ronn McFarlane – lute, Sono Luminus DSL-92225, THE CELTIC LUTE

Turlough O’Carolan (1670-1738), O’Carolan’s Draft, Tina Chancey – viola da gamba, Scott Reiss – recorder, Zan McLeod – guitar, Golden Apple, THE VERSATILE VIOL: SCOTTISH & IRISH MUSIC

Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773), Flute Concerto in g #132, Wurtemberg Chamber Orchestra, Jorg Faerber, James Galway – flute, RCA 60247, QUANTZ – 4 FLUTE CONCERTOS – GALWAY

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), Harmonia Artificiosa Partia VI, Irish Baroque Orchestra Chamber Soloists, Monica Huggett, AVIE 2202, FLIGHTS OF FANTASY

Third Hour

Johann Hermann Schein (1586-1630), Suite: courente & gaglard, Doulce Memoire (Sweet Memory), Dorian 90262, FOLIE DOUCE (SWEET FOLLY)

Heinrich Biber (1644-1704), Sonata III in F, Chatham Baroque, Chatham Baroque CB-02, BACH & BEFORE

Francois Couperin (1668-1733), Book 4: 26th Ordre: La convalescente, Angela Hewitt – piano, Hyperion 67480, COUPERIN KEYBOARD MUSIC – II

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Le Malade Imaginaire H.495 (1673): suite, Tempesta di Mare, Chaconne CHAN 0810, COMEDIE ET TRAGEDIE VOLUME TWO

Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770), Concerto in Bb D117 for violin, La Serenissima, Adrian Chandler – violin, AVIE 2154, RISE OF THE NORTHERN ITALIAN VIOLIN CONCERTO 1690-1740 VOL.3 GOLDEN AGE

Fourth Hour

Antonio Bertali (1605-1669), Sonata a 8 in C, Freiburg Baroque Consort, Carus 83.303, TAUSEND GULDEN: SONATAS FROM THE HABSBURG COURT

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Chandos Anthem #11: Let God arise HWV256b, Choir of the Chapel Royal & Musicians Extra-ordinary, Andrew Gant, Andrew Ashwin – bass (tk 2), Maciek O’Shea – bass (tk 3), James Bowman – alto (tracks 2 & 3), Naxos 557935, MUSIC FOR THE CHAPEL ROYAL

Daniel Eberlin (1647-c.1715), Sonat a2 in e “LA EMINENZA”, Acronym, Olde Focus Recordings FCR906, WUNDERKAMMER

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in d after Alessandro Marcello, Camerata Bern, Erich Hobarth, Heinz Holliger – oboe, ECM New Series 2229, ICH HATTE VIEL BEKUMMERNIS: KONZERTE UND SINFONIEN FUR OBOE

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in D for 2 violins RV513, Gli Incogniti, Giuliano Carmignola – violin, Amandine Beyer – violin, Harmonia Mundi HMC 902249, ANTONIO VIVALDI CONCERTI PER DUE VIOLINI

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