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.

Europa Galante is well known for its spirited interpretations of baroque classics.The orchestra began its career with an innovative interpretation 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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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)
Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto "La Tempesta di mare"
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Violin Concerto "La Tempesta di mare"
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"
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)
Alessandro Scarlatti
Concerto grosso no.6 in E major from 6 Concerti in 7 parts
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Concerto grosso no.6 in E major from 6 Concerti in 7 parts
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)
Luigi Boccherini
Trio for strings no. 22 (G.98) (Op.14`4) in D major, 1st mvt; Allegro giusto
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Trio for strings no. 22 (G.98) (Op.14`4) in D major, 1st mvt; Allegro giusto
Giuseppe Baldassare Sammartini
Sinfonia in F major
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Sinfonia in F major
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in E flat major RV.253, Op.8`5 (La Tempesta di mare)
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Concerto in E flat major RV.253, Op.8`5 (La Tempesta di mare)
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
Antonio Vivaldi
Mandolin Concerto RV.425 1st mov
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Mandolin Concerto RV.425 1st mov
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 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
Concerto in B flat, Op. 8 No. 10 'La Caccia', RV 362
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Concerto in B flat, Op. 8 No. 10 'La Caccia', RV 362
Alessandro Scarlatti
Sinfonia di concerto grosso no. 5 in D minor [1715]
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Sinfonia di concerto grosso no. 5 in D minor [1715]
Europa Galante
Concerto in C
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Concerto in C
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for vln & orch (RV.293) (Op.8`3) "L'Autunno"
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Concerto for vln & orch (RV.293) (Op.8`3) "L'Autunno"
Luigi Boccherini
Quintet no. 11 in E major G.275, Op.11`5..(Op.13`5): 3rd mvt; Minuetto and trio
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Quintet no. 11 in E major G.275, Op.11`5..(Op.13`5): 3rd mvt; Minuetto and trio
Antonio Caldara
Morte e sepoltura di Cristo - Oratorio Part 2
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Morte e sepoltura di Cristo - Oratorio Part 2
Alessandro Scarlatti
Concerto in 7 parts for 2 violins, cello, strings and continuo no. 4 in G minor
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Concerto in 7 parts for 2 violins, cello, strings and continuo no. 4 in G minor
Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantata no. 82 BWV.82 (Ich habe genug): Schlummert ein (Aria)
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Cantata no. 82 BWV.82 (Ich habe genug): Schlummert ein (Aria)
Antonio Vivaldi
Ercole sul Termodonte - opera, Sinfonia
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Ercole sul Termodonte - opera, Sinfonia
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in F major RV.286 (Per la solennita di S Lorenzo)
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Concerto in F major RV.286 (Per la solennita di S Lorenzo)
Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Concerto in B flat RV367 (Allegro, ma poco poco)
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Violin Concerto in B flat RV367 (Allegro, ma poco poco)
Europa Galante
Concerto in B minor RV.390 for violin and orchestra: Larghetto
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Concerto in B minor RV.390 for violin and orchestra: Larghetto
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Past BBC Events

Prom 15 Proms 2000
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-07-25T23:42:33
25
Jul
2000

Prom 15 Proms 2000

22:00
Royal Albert Hall

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