The English Concert
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The English Concert is a baroque orchestra playing on period instruments based in London. Founded in 1972 and directed from the harpsichord by Trevor Pinnock for 30 years, it is now directed by harpsichordist Harry Bicket. Nadja Zwiener has been ...

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Biography

The English Concert is a baroque orchestra playing on period instruments based in London. Founded in 1972 and directed from the harpsichord by Trevor Pinnock for 30 years, it is now directed by harpsichordist Harry Bicket. Nadja Zwiener has been orchestra leader (concertmaster) since September 2007.

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George Frideric Handel
Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3)
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Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3) Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3) Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3) Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3)
George Frideric Handel
Acis and Galatea - masque orch. Mozart (K.566), Act 1; Oh the pleasure of the...
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Acis and Galatea - masque orch. Mozart (K.566), Act 1; Oh the pleasure of the... Acis and Galatea - masque orch. Mozart (K.566), Act 1; Oh the pleasure of the... Acis and Galatea - masque orch. Mozart (K.566), Act 1; Oh the pleasure of the... Acis and Galatea - masque orch. Mozart (K.566), Act 1; Oh the pleasure of the...
Thomas Arne
Rise, Glory, rise for voice & accomp [from the play 'Rosamond']
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Rise, Glory, rise for voice & accomp [from the play 'Rosamond'] Rise, Glory, rise for voice & accomp [from the play 'Rosamond'] Rise, Glory, rise for voice & accomp [from the play 'Rosamond'] Rise, Glory, rise for voice & accomp [from the play 'Rosamond']
Joseph Haydn
Presto (finale) - 'La Tempesta' ('The Storm'), from Symphony no.8 in G major, 'L
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Presto (finale) - 'La Tempesta' ('The Storm'), from Symphony no.8 in G major, 'L Presto (finale) - 'La Tempesta' ('The Storm'), from Symphony no.8 in G major, 'L Presto (finale) - 'La Tempesta' ('The Storm'), from Symphony no.8 in G major, 'L Presto (finale) - 'La Tempesta' ('The Storm'), from Symphony no.8 in G major, 'L
Johann Heinrich Schmelzer
Sonata no.12 from Sacro-profanus concentus musicus
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Sonata no.12 from Sacro-profanus concentus musicus Sonata no.12 from Sacro-profanus concentus musicus Sonata no.12 from Sacro-profanus concentus musicus Sonata no.12 from Sacro-profanus concentus musicus
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Serenade (K.525) in G major "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik", 4th mvt; Rondo (Allegro)
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Serenade (K.525) in G major "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik", 4th mvt; Rondo (Allegro) Serenade (K.525) in G major "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik", 4th mvt; Rondo (Allegro) Serenade (K.525) in G major "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik", 4th mvt; Rondo (Allegro) Serenade (K.525) in G major "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik", 4th mvt; Rondo (Allegro)
George Frideric Handel
Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Scorta siate a passi miei
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Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Scorta siate a passi miei Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Scorta siate a passi miei Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Scorta siate a passi miei Giulio Cesare in Egitto - Scorta siate a passi miei
Trevor Pinnock
Suite for orchestra no. 4 (BWV.1069) in G major vers. standard, Menuett 1 and 2
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Suite for orchestra no. 4 (BWV.1069) in G major vers. standard, Menuett 1 and 2 Suite for orchestra no. 4 (BWV.1069) in G major vers. standard, Menuett 1 and 2 Suite for orchestra no. 4 (BWV.1069) in G major vers. standard, Menuett 1 and 2 Suite for orchestra no. 4 (BWV.1069) in G major vers. standard, Menuett 1 and 2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony no. 39 (K.543) in E flat major, 4th movement; Finale
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Symphony no. 39 (K.543) in E flat major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 39 (K.543) in E flat major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 39 (K.543) in E flat major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 39 (K.543) in E flat major, 4th movement; Finale
George Frideric Handel
Water music - suite (HWV.348) in F major, Minuet
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Water music - suite (HWV.348) in F major, Minuet Water music - suite (HWV.348) in F major, Minuet Water music - suite (HWV.348) in F major, Minuet Water music - suite (HWV.348) in F major, Minuet
Johann Sebastian Bach
Sei Lob und preis mit Ehren; Alleluja - from Cantata (BWV.51) Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen
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Sei Lob und preis mit Ehren; Alleluja - from Cantata (BWV.51) Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen Sei Lob und preis mit Ehren; Alleluja - from Cantata (BWV.51) Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen Sei Lob und preis mit Ehren; Alleluja - from Cantata (BWV.51) Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen Sei Lob und preis mit Ehren; Alleluja - from Cantata (BWV.51) Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen
George Frideric Handel
Suite in D major HWV.341 for orchestra: Gigue - Allegro
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Suite in D major HWV.341 for orchestra: Gigue - Allegro Suite in D major HWV.341 for orchestra: Gigue - Allegro Suite in D major HWV.341 for orchestra: Gigue - Allegro Suite in D major HWV.341 for orchestra: Gigue - Allegro
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Symphony (Wq.183`1) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro di molto
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Symphony (Wq.183`1) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro di molto Symphony (Wq.183`1) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro di molto Symphony (Wq.183`1) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro di molto Symphony (Wq.183`1) in D major, 1st movement; Allegro di molto
George Frideric Handel
Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe
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Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe
George Frideric Handel
Guilio Cesare in Egitto - opera, Act 3; Caro! ... Bella! [duet]
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Guilio Cesare in Egitto - opera, Act 3; Caro! ... Bella! [duet] Guilio Cesare in Egitto - opera, Act 3; Caro! ... Bella! [duet] Guilio Cesare in Egitto - opera, Act 3; Caro! ... Bella! [duet] Guilio Cesare in Egitto - opera, Act 3; Caro! ... Bella! [duet]
George Frideric Handel
Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba)
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Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba) Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba) Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba) Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba)
Andrew Clark, Georg Philipp Telemann, Gavin Edwards, The English Concert & Trevor Pinnock
Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D19) in D major..., 1st mvt [without tempo indication];
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Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D19) in D major..., 1st mvt [without tempo indication]; Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D19) in D major..., 1st mvt [without tempo indication]; Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D19) in D major..., 1st mvt [without tempo indication]; Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D19) in D major..., 1st mvt [without tempo indication];
Albrecht Mayer, Johann Sebastian Bach & The English Concert
Concerto for Cor Anglais (from BWV54)
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Concerto for Cor Anglais (from BWV54) Concerto for Cor Anglais (from BWV54) Concerto for Cor Anglais (from BWV54) Concerto for Cor Anglais (from BWV54)
George Frideric Handel
Semele - Act 2; Where'er you walk
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Semele - Act 2; Where'er you walk Semele - Act 2; Where'er you walk Semele - Act 2; Where'er you walk Semele - Act 2; Where'er you walk
Andreas N. Tarkmann, The English Concert, Trinity Baroque, Johann Sebastian Bach, Albrecht Mayer
Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings and continuo (from BWV54)
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Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings and continuo (from BWV54) Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings and continuo (from BWV54) Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings and continuo (from BWV54) Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings and continuo (from BWV54)
Henry Purcell
Sound the trumpet, beat the drum Z.335 for soloists, chor & str (Birthday song for King James)
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Sound the trumpet, beat the drum Z.335 for soloists, chor & str (Birthday song for King James) Sound the trumpet, beat the drum Z.335 for soloists, chor & str (Birthday song for King James) Sound the trumpet, beat the drum Z.335 for soloists, chor & str (Birthday song for King James) Sound the trumpet, beat the drum Z.335 for soloists, chor & str (Birthday song for King James)
Albrecht Mayer, Johann Sebastian Bach, The English Concert & Andreas N. Tarkmann
Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo [after BWV.54], [complete]
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Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo [after BWV.54], [complete] Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo [after BWV.54], [complete] Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo [after BWV.54], [complete] Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo [after BWV.54], [complete]
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony no 14 in A major K. 114; 4th Mvt Molto Allegro
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Symphony no 14 in A major K. 114; 4th Mvt Molto Allegro Symphony no 14 in A major K. 114; 4th Mvt Molto Allegro Symphony no 14 in A major K. 114; 4th Mvt Molto Allegro Symphony no 14 in A major K. 114; 4th Mvt Molto Allegro
Mozart, The English Concert & Trevor Pinnock
Symphony no.9 in C major K.73
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Symphony no.9 in C major K.73 Symphony no.9 in C major K.73 Symphony no.9 in C major K.73 Symphony no.9 in C major K.73
Johann Christian Bach
Quintet in D major (Op.22 no.1): Andantino
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Quintet in D major (Op.22 no.1): Andantino Quintet in D major (Op.22 no.1): Andantino Quintet in D major (Op.22 no.1): Andantino Quintet in D major (Op.22 no.1): Andantino
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Biography

The English Concert is a baroque orchestra playing on period instruments based in London. Founded in 1972 and directed from the harpsichord by Trevor Pinnock for 30 years, it is now directed by harpsichordist Harry Bicket. Nadja Zwiener has been orchestra leader (concertmaster) since September 2007.

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