Tag: Twins Day

Playlist 2018-08-05

Peter and Zoltán Katona

This Week’s Links

Twins Day (August 3-5, 2018)

Castor and Pollux

Masters of the King’s (and Queen’s) Music

First Hour

Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656), Galliard “St Thomas, Wake!”
John Bull (1562/3-1628), Lord Lumley’s Galliard, Alan Feinberg – piano, Steinway, 30019, BASICALLY BULL

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)

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Where’er You Walk (Semele,oratorio), Aries Brass Quintet, Centaur 2083, THE ARIES BRASS QUINTET

Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700/01-1775), Concerto in Eb for 2 violins,2 oboes, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, strings & continuo, La Serenissima, Adrian Chandler – violin & director, Adrian Chandler – violin, AVIE 2154, RISE OF THE NORTHERN ITALIAN VIOLIN CONCERTO 1690-1740 VOL.3 GOLDEN AGE

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), Go from my window & Fantasia in 3 parts, Fretwork, Virgin 90849, CRIES AND FANCIES: ORLANDO GIBBONS

Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687), Divertissement – Ballet des Plaisirs, Aradia Baroque Ensemble, Kevin Mallon, Naxos 554003, BALLET MUSIC FOR THE SUN KING

Second Hour

O Mistresse Mine & Hunting the Hare, The Playfords, Raum Klang RK3404, THE HUNT IS UP

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Castor & Pollux: Overture, Air des Athletes, Choeur des Heureus, & Choeur des Hombres, Les Arts Florissants (Flourishing Arts), William Christie, Harmonia Mundi 901435/37, RAMEAU: CASTOR & POLLUX

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Trio sonata, Op 2 #5 in g HWV390, Zoltan Katona – guitar, Peter Katona – guitar, Li Wei Qin – cello, Channel Classics 14298, KATONA TWINS

Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725), Sinfonia IL PRIMO OMICIDO, Accademia Bizantina, Ottavio Dantone, Decca 470650, IL GIARDINO DI ROSE SINFONIE & HARPSICHORD CONCERTOS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto for 2 Pianos in c BWV1062, Zurich Chamber Orchestra, Howard Griffiths, Suher & Guher Pekinel – pianos, Warner 61950, J.S.BACH KEYBOARD CONCERTOS BWV1060,1061,1062,1063

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Canonic Sonata In Bb TWV 41-B3, Frans Bruggen – recorder, Anner Bylsma – cello, Gustav Leonhardt – harpsichord, Teldec / Warner Classics 65836, FRANS BRUGGEN EDITION: TELEMANN RECORDER SONATAS AND FANTASIAS

Third Hour

William Croft (1678-1727), Sing praises to the Lord, The Choir of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, David Skinner, Anita Datta & Rachel Haworth – organ scholars, Obsidian CD714, WILLIAM CROFT BURIAL SERVICE & ANTHEMS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Organ Concerto in g #5 op.7, Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, Richard Egarr – organ, Harmonia Mundi 807447/48, HANDEL ORGAN CONCERTOS OP.7

William Boyce (1711-1779), Sonata #8 in Eb, Parley of Instruments Baroque Orchestra, Peter Holman, Hyperion 67151/2, ENGLISH ORPHEUS VOL.38: WILLIAM BOYCE TRIO SONATAS

Maurice Greene (1696-1755), Overture #6 in Eb, Baroque Band, Garry Clarke, David Schrader – harpsichord, Cedille 90000 152, MAURICE GREENE OVERTURES

Jeremiah Clarke (1674-1707), Trumpet Suite in D, Simon Preston – organ, Hakan Hardenberger – trumpet, Simon Preston – organ, Philips 434074, TRUMPET & ORGAN SPECTACULAR

John Stanley (1712-1786), Concerto in d op.2 #4, Parley of Instruments, Roy Goodman, Hyperion Helios 55361, JOHN STANLEY 6 CONCERTOS IN 7 PARTS, OP. 2

Fourth Hour

Athanasius Kircher (1601-1680), Tarantella Napoletana & Antidotum Tarantulae, L’Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar, Alpha 503, LA TARANTELLA

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Invention #4 in d BWV775, Invention #8 in F BWV779, Invention #1 in C BWV772, & Invention #13 in a BWV784, Simone Dinnerstein – piano, Sony Classical 300910, BACH INVENTIONS & SINFONIAS BWV 772-801

Francesco Bonporti (1672-1749), Invention VII in D, Op.10, Chiara Banchini – violin, Jesper Christensen – harpsichord, Gaetano Nasillo – cello, Harmonia Mundi 905237, BONPORTI INVENTIONS FOR SOLO VIOLIN

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in g RV332 op.8 #8, Academia Montis Regalis, Enrico Onofri – violin, Naive 30417, CONCERTI PER VIOLINO VOL. 1 LA CACCIA

Jacob Obrecht (1457/58 – 1505), Tander naken
Alexander Agricola (c.1445-1506), Ales regrets & Cest mal charche
Johannes Stokem (1445-after 1501), Brunette
Gilles Mureau (fl. late 15th c.), Je ne fay plus, Piffaro Renaissance Band, Dorian 90301, MUSIC FROM THE ODHECATON: CELEBRATING 500 ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1ST PRINTED MUSIC

Johan Daniel Berlin (1714-1787), Sinfonia a 6 in D, Norwegian Baroque Orchestra, Gottfried von der Goltz, Simax Classics PSC 1331, J.D. & J.H. BERLIN

Playlist 2017-08-06

Peter and Zoltán Katona

This Week’s Links

Twins Days – Twinsburg, OH

Castor and Pollux

Katona Twins – interview

Katona Twins

Tanya Prochazka – importance of music in her life

Tanya Prochazka – obituary

Guher and Suher Pekinel

Pekinel Twins – Thoughts on TAKE BACH

First Hour

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), SAUL:Act 1 chorus:The youth inspird & Act 2:Envy, Eldest-born of Hell!, Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh, Deutsche Grammophon 474511, GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: SAUL

John Christopher Smith (1712-1795), Suite from THE FAIRIES, Capella Savaria Baroque Orchestra, Mary Terey-Smith, Dorian 93251, SYRENS, ENCHANTERS AND FAIRIES * CAPELLA SAVARIA/M. TEREY-SMITH

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

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Quartet #3 in G (Paris Quartet #9) TWV43:G4, John Holloway – violin, Linde Brunmayr – transverse flute, Lars-Ulrik Mortensen – harpsichord, Lorenz Duftschmid – viola da gamba, Ulrike Becker – cello, cpo 777 376, GEORG PHILIPP TELEMANN QUATUORS PARISIENS VOL. 2 & 3

Georg Muffat (1653-1704), Suite #8 in E (Indissoluble Friendship), Armonico Tributo Austria, Lorenz Duftschmid, cpo 999635, GEORG MUFFAT NOBILIS JUVENTUS SUITES & CONCERTOS

Giovanni Pierluigi Da Palestrina (c.1525-1594), Vos amici mei estis, Empire Brass, Telarc 80553, THE GLORY OF GABRIELI – ANTIPHONAL MUSIC FOR BRASS CHOIRS

Second Hour

Joseph Gibbs (1699-1788), Sonata in d: allmanda op1 #1, Locatelli Trio, Elizabeth Wallfisch – violin, Richard Tunnicliffe – cello, Hyperion 66583, ENGLISH ORPHEUS VOL.13 ENGLISH 18TH C. VIOLIN SONATAS

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in e (orig. in c) ALLEGRO K.116, Sonata in G ALLEGRO K.491, & Sonata in G PRESTO K.427, Zoltan Katona – guitar, Peter Katona – guitar, Channel Classics 14298, KATONA TWINS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto for 2 Pianos in C BWV1061, Zurich Chamber Orchestra, Howard Griffiths, Guher & Suher Pekinel – pianos, Suher & Guher Pekinel – pianos, Warner 61950, J.S.BACH KEYBOARD CONCERTOS BWV1060,1061,1062,1063

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Castor & Pollux: suite, Les Arts Florissants (Flourishing Arts), William Christie, Harmonia Mundi 901435/37, RAMEAU: CASTOR & POLLUX

Third Hour

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-1704), Sonata IV a 5 in C, Tafelmusik, Jeanne Lamon, Crispian Steele Perkins – natural trumpet, Sony 53365, MUSIC FOR TRUMPET & ORCHESTRA

Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Sonata in b K.497 & Sonata in e K.98, Peter Blanchette – archguitar, Peter Michelini – archguitar, Angel Alt 23, BLANCHETTE & MICHELINI III

Francois Couperin (1668-1733), Bruit de Guerre (fr La Triomphante), Alexandre Tharaud – piano, Pablo Pico – tambour Dawul, Harmonia Mundi 901956, TIC, TOC, CHOC

Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688-1758), Overture (Suite) in d for chalumeau, 2 oboes, bassoon, etc., Accademia Daniel, Shalev Ad-El, Michael Harris – chalumeau, cpo 674, JOHANN FRIEDRICH FASCH CANTATAS OVERTURE IN D MINOR, CONCERTO Bb

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Viola d’Amore Concerto in d RV394, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Catherine Mackintosh, Catherine Mackintosh – viola d’amore, Hyperion 66795, VIVALDI: VIOLA D’AMORE CONCERTOS

Fourth Hour

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), Danse des Sauvages (Les Indes Galantes), Zürcher Kammerorchester, Daniel Hope – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 4796922, DANIEL HOPE FOR SEASONS

Johann Melchior Molter (1695-1765), Concerto Pastorale: aria II, Zürcher Kammerorchester, Daniel Hope – violin, Deutsche Grammophon 4796922, DANIEL HOPE FOR SEASONS

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Trio Sonata #6 in G BWV530, Yo-Yo Ma – cello, Chris Thile – mandolin, Edgar Meyer – bass, Nonesuuch 558933, BACH TRIOS

Josef Antonin Guretzky (1709-1769), Cello Concerto in a (1738), The Harmonious Society of Tickle-Fiddle Gentlemen, Chaconne CHAN 0816, CONCERTOS OF JOSEF GURETZKY

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Sonata #1 in g BWV1001: Fuga. Allegro, Michelle Ross – violin, Albany Records TROY1662-63, DISCOVERING BACH

Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773), Concerto in g for 2 flutes, strings and b.c. QV6:8a, Arion Baroque Orchestra, Alexander Weimann – harpsichord, Claire Guimond – baroque flute, Alexa Raine-Wright – baroque flute, Early Music EMCCD7777, REBELLES BAROQUES