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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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Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blesses Spirits
Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blesses Spirits
Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blesses Spirits
Composer
From 'Paris e Helena', ballet music
Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Orfeo ed Euridice - Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Performer
Sir Charles Mackerras
Choir and Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.7 in F major; 2nd mvt; Allegro
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.7 in F major; 2nd mvt; Allegro
Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.7 in F major; 2nd mvt; Allegro
Director
Balazs Mate
Composer
Ensemble
Aura Musicale
Sgambati Orfeo's Melody
Sgambati Orfeo's Melody
Sgambati Orfeo's Melody
Composer
Performer
James Rhodes - piano
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