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Christoph Willibald Gluck

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Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck (2 July 1714 – 15 November 1787) was a German composer of Italian and French opera in the early classical period. After many years at the Habsburg court at Vienna, Gluck brought about the practical ...

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Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck (2 July 1714 – 15 November 1787) was a German composer of Italian and French opera in the early classical period. After many years at the Habsburg court at Vienna, Gluck brought about the practical reform of opera's dramaturgical practices that many intellectuals had been campaigning for over the years. With a series of radical new works in the 1760s, among them Orfeo ed Euridice and Alceste, he broke the stranglehold that Metastasian opera seria had enjoyed for much of the century.

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Ach, Ich Habe Sier Verloren from Orpheus and Eurydice
Ach, Ich Habe Sier Verloren from Orpheus and Eurydice
Ach, Ich Habe Sier Verloren from Orpheus and Eurydice
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.6 in F major
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.6 in F major
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.6 in F major
Director
Balazs Mate
Cyfansoddwr
Ensemble
Aura Musicale
Symphony in A major
Symphony in A major
Symphony in A major
Cyfansoddwr
Director
Orchestra
Orfeo Baroque Orchestra
Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts
Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts
Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts
Performer
Jack Liebeck
Benjamin Powell
From 'Paris e Helena', ballet music
From 'Paris e Helena', ballet music
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