Europa Galante
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1989
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Europa Galante

Europa Galante Biography (Wikipedia)

Europa Galante is an Italian period instrument Baroque orchestra founded by violinist Fabio Biondi in 1990 and directed by him.

The ensemble has been invited to play at most important festivals and concert halls as La Scala in Milan, the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome, the Suntory Hall in Tokyo, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Royal Albert Hall in London, the Wien Konzerthaus in Vienna, Lincoln Center in New York, the Sydney Opera House, and at Kraków Philharmonic.

The orchestra began its career with a recording of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. Europa Galante do have a large repertoire that includes pieces like Cavalli's Operas, Caldara's Oratorios, Scarlatti's Oratorios and concertos, Chamber music, and during the last years even Bellini's Norma, and Donizetti's Anna Bolena.

Europa Galante first record for the OPUS 111 French label, and after record for 10 years of Virgin Classics with repertoire like Vivaldi's Stravaganza, Scarlatti's "Concerti e Sinfonie", and Boccherini's Quintets as well as operas like Vivaldi's Bajazet and Ercole sul Termodonte. Their records have won an impressive list of international awards. They have been nominated twice for a Grammy Award in 2004 and in 2006.

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Europa Galante Tracks

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Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto "La Tempesta di mare"
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Violin Concerto "La Tempesta di mare"
Arcangelo Corelli
Concerto Grosso in D (Op.6 No.4)
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Concerto Grosso in D (Op.6 No.4)
Fryderyk Chopin
Variations on 'La ci darem la mano' in B flat major Op.2
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Variations on 'La ci darem la mano' in B flat major Op.2
Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto in D (Op.3 No.9) (RV.230)
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Violin Concerto in D (Op.3 No.9) (RV.230)
Fryderyk Chopin
Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor
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Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for vln & orch (RV.253) (Op.8`5) "La Tempesta di mare"
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Concerto for vln & orch (RV.253) (Op.8`5) "La Tempesta di mare"
Luigi Boccherini
Fandango (4th mvt from Quintet No. 4 (G.448) in D major)
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Fandango (4th mvt from Quintet No. 4 (G.448) in D major)
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for violin, strings and continuo (Op.8 No.12) (RV.178)
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Concerto for violin, strings and continuo (Op.8 No.12) (RV.178)
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for 2 violins, 2 cellos & orchestra (RV.564) in D major
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Concerto for 2 violins, 2 cellos & orchestra (RV.564) in D major
Johann Sebastian Bach
Der Ewigkeit saphirnes Haus from, Laß, Fürstin, laß noch einen Strahl BWV 198
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Der Ewigkeit saphirnes Haus from, Laß, Fürstin, laß noch einen Strahl BWV 198
Antonio Vivaldi
Autumn, from The Four Seasons Op 8 No 3, RV 293
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Autumn, from The Four Seasons Op 8 No 3, RV 293
Giuseppe Demachi
Symphony in F Major, "Le campane di Roma" (The Bells of Rome) - finale (Presto)
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Symphony in F Major, "Le campane di Roma" (The Bells of Rome) - finale (Presto)
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for 4 violins, cello and orchestra in B minor, RV580 (Op 3 No 10)
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Concerto for 4 violins, cello and orchestra in B minor, RV580 (Op 3 No 10)
Giuseppe Baldassare Sammartini
Sinfonia in F major
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Sinfonia in F major
Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto in E flat major, RV 253, 'La tempesta di mare'
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Violin Concerto in E flat major, RV 253, 'La tempesta di mare'
Antonio Vivaldi
Vioiln Concerto in E minor, RV273
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Vioiln Concerto in E minor, RV273
Antonio Vivaldi
1st movement from Summer (Concerto in G minor, Op 8 No 2, from The Four Seasons)
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1st movement from Summer (Concerto in G minor, Op 8 No 2, from The Four Seasons)
Pietro Antonio Locatelli
Concerto for violin (Op.7 No.6) in E flat, "Il Pianto d'Arianna"
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Concerto for violin (Op.7 No.6) in E flat, "Il Pianto d'Arianna"
Alessandro Scarlatti
Concerto Grosso No 6 in E major (Six Concerti in 7 parts)
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Concerto Grosso No 6 in E major (Six Concerti in 7 parts)
Luigi Boccherini
Trio No 22 in D major for strings, Op 14 No 4 (1st mvt)
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Trio No 22 in D major for strings, Op 14 No 4 (1st mvt)
Antonio Vivaldi
Mandolin Concerto RV.425 1st mov
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Mandolin Concerto RV.425 1st mov
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for vln & orch (RV.315) (Op.8`2) "L'Estate"
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Concerto for vln & orch (RV.315) (Op.8`2) "L'Estate"
Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto in B flat major, RV 362, 'La caccia'
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Violin Concerto in B flat major, RV 362, 'La caccia'
Alessandro Scarlatti
Sinfonia di concerto grosso No 5 in D minor
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Sinfonia di concerto grosso No 5 in D minor
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2000: Prom 15
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-07-25T15:30:23
25
Jul
2000

Proms 2000: Prom 15

22:00
Royal Albert Hall

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