The King's Consort
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1980
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Biography

The King's Consort is a prominent British period music orchestra founded in 1980 by the English conductor and harpsichordist Robert King (b. 1960, Wombourne). The ensemble has an associated choral group, Choir of The King's Consort. Together, they have made ...

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Biography

The King's Consort is a prominent British period music orchestra founded in 1980 by the English conductor and harpsichordist Robert King (b. 1960, Wombourne). The ensemble has an associated choral group, Choir of The King's Consort. Together, they have made over 90 recordings, largely on the Hyperion label, and sold over 1,000,000 discs. The orchestra performs concert seasons in the UK and tours internationally.

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Robert King, Arcangelo Corelli & The King's Consort
Concerto Grosso in F major (Op.6 No.9)
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Concerto Grosso in F major (Op.6 No.9) Concerto Grosso in F major (Op.6 No.9) Concerto Grosso in F major (Op.6 No.9) Concerto Grosso in F major (Op.6 No.9)
George Frideric Handel, Choir of New College Oxford, The King's Consort & Robert King
Judas Maccabaeus, Act 3 no.58; See the conquering hero [chorus]
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Judas Maccabaeus, Act 3 no.58; See the conquering hero [chorus] Judas Maccabaeus, Act 3 no.58; See the conquering hero [chorus] Judas Maccabaeus, Act 3 no.58; See the conquering hero [chorus] Judas Maccabaeus, Act 3 no.58; See the conquering hero [chorus]
François Couperin, Marianne Beate Kielland, The King's Consort, Carolyn Sampson & Robert King
Victoria! Christo resurgenti - easter motet for 2 voices and continuo
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Victoria! Christo resurgenti - easter motet for 2 voices and continuo Victoria! Christo resurgenti - easter motet for 2 voices and continuo Victoria! Christo resurgenti - easter motet for 2 voices and continuo Victoria! Christo resurgenti - easter motet for 2 voices and continuo
Gioachino Rossini, The King's Consort & Robert King
Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito
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Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito Petite Messe solonnelle: Kyrie; Crucifixus; Cum Sancto Spirito
Robert King, George Frideric Handel, Crispian Steele-Perkins, The King's Consort & Crispian Steele-Perkins
3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens
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3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens 3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens 3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens 3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens
George Frideric Handel, Robert King, Robert King, Robert King, The King's Consort & James Bowman
Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne
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Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne
Crispian Steele-Perkins, Arcangelo Corelli, The King's Consort & Robert King
Sonata for trumpet, two violins & continuo in D major
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Sonata for trumpet, two violins & continuo in D major Sonata for trumpet, two violins & continuo in D major Sonata for trumpet, two violins & continuo in D major Sonata for trumpet, two violins & continuo in D major
Emanuele d'Astorga, The King's Consort, Robert King & King's Consort Choir
Stabat Mater
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Stabat Mater Stabat Mater Stabat Mater Stabat Mater
Crispian Steele-Perkins, George Frideric Handel, The King's Consort, Iestyn Davies & Robert King
Eternal source of light divine from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne
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Eternal source of light divine from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light divine from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light divine from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne Eternal source of light divine from Birthday Ode for Queen Anne
Henry Purcell, The King's Consort, Rogers Covey-Crump, Michael George, James Bowman, Robert King, Charles Daniels & Robert Evans
Of old when heroes thought it base Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song)
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Of old when heroes thought it base  Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song) Of old when heroes thought it base  Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song) Of old when heroes thought it base  Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song) Of old when heroes thought it base  Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song)

Of old when heroes thought it base Z.333 (The Yorkshire feast song)

Singer
Rogers Covey-Crump
Michael George
James Bowman
Charles Daniels
Robert Evans
Director
Robert King
George Frideric Handel, The King's Consort, Iestyn Davies & Robert King
On the valleys, dark and cheerless from Act 2 of The Triumph of time and truth
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On the valleys, dark and cheerless from Act 2 of The Triumph of time and truth On the valleys, dark and cheerless from Act 2 of The Triumph of time and truth On the valleys, dark and cheerless from Act 2 of The Triumph of time and truth On the valleys, dark and cheerless from Act 2 of The Triumph of time and truth
Robert King, Choir of the King's Consort, Hubert Parry, King's Consort
I was glad vers. for chorus & orch.
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I was glad vers. for chorus & orch. I was glad vers. for chorus & orch. I was glad vers. for chorus & orch. I was glad vers. for chorus & orch.

I was glad vers. for chorus & orch.

Composer
Hubert Parry
Ensemble
King's Consort
Conductor
Robert King
Last played on
George Frideric Handel, Carolyn Sampson, The King's Consort & Robert King
Solomon - oratorio: Act 1; Welcome as the dawn of day
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Solomon - oratorio: Act 1; Welcome as the dawn of day Solomon - oratorio: Act 1; Welcome as the dawn of day Solomon - oratorio: Act 1; Welcome as the dawn of day Solomon - oratorio: Act 1; Welcome as the dawn of day
The King's Consort, George Frideric Handel & Robert King
Sinfonia from Samson
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Sinfonia from Samson Sinfonia from Samson Sinfonia from Samson Sinfonia from Samson
George Frideric Handel, The King's Consort, Choir of the King's Consort & Robert King
Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258)
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Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258) Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258) Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258) Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258)
Andrew Foster-Williams, The King's Consort, Antonio Vivaldi, Carolyn Sampson, Hilary Summers & Robert King
La Sena festeggiante - serenata RV.693
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La Sena festeggiante - serenata  RV.693 La Sena festeggiante - serenata  RV.693 La Sena festeggiante - serenata  RV.693 La Sena festeggiante - serenata  RV.693
The King's Consort, Antonio Vivaldi, Lisa Milne, King's Consort Choristers, Susan Gritton, Lynton Atkinson, King's Consort Choir, Robert King & Catherine Denley
Magnificat in G minor RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc
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Magnificat in G minor  RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc Magnificat in G minor  RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc Magnificat in G minor  RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc Magnificat in G minor  RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc

Magnificat in G minor RV.610a for SSSAT soli, 2 chors, 2 ob, str & bc

Performer
King's Consort Choristers
King's Consort Choir
Director
Robert King
The King's Consort, Antonio Vivaldi, María Cristina Kiehr, Jean Rigby, Ann Murray, Sarah Connolly, King's Consort Choir, Robert King & Susan Bickley
Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernes barbarie RV.645
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Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernes barbarie  RV.645 Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernes barbarie  RV.645 Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernes barbarie  RV.645 Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernes barbarie  RV.645
Henry Purcell, The King's Consort & Robert King
Sonata no.2 in E flat major, 2 vns and continuo
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Sonata no.2 in E flat major, 2 vns and continuo Sonata no.2 in E flat major, 2 vns and continuo Sonata no.2 in E flat major, 2 vns and continuo Sonata no.2 in E flat major, 2 vns and continuo
Crispian Steele-Perkins, The King's Consort, Michael Haydn & Robert King
Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace
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Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace

Concerto for trumpet and orchestra no. 2 in C major..., 2nd movement; Vivace

Conductor
Robert King
Last played on
Choir of the King's Consort, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, The King's Consort & Robert King
Sancta Maria, mater Dei, K.273
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Sancta Maria, mater Dei, K.273 Sancta Maria, mater Dei, K.273 Sancta Maria, mater Dei, K.273 Sancta Maria, mater Dei, K.273
Antonio Vivaldi, The King's Consort & Robert King
Concerto in B flat, RV579
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Concerto in B flat, RV579 Concerto in B flat, RV579 Concerto in B flat, RV579 Concerto in B flat, RV579
The King's Consort, Georg Philipp Telemann & Robert King
Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C
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Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C

Sarabande, Bourree, Loure, Gavotte and Harlequinade from Overture in C

Conductor
Robert King
Last played on
Henry Purcell, The King's Consort & Robert King
Ode for St Cecilia's Day - "Raise, Raise The Voice"
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Ode for St Cecilia's Day - "Raise, Raise The Voice" Ode for St Cecilia's Day - "Raise, Raise The Voice" Ode for St Cecilia's Day - "Raise, Raise The Voice" Ode for St Cecilia's Day - "Raise, Raise The Voice"
Henry Purcell, Choir of New College Oxford, The King's Consort, James Bowman (countertenor), Charles Daniels (tenor), Michael George (bass) & Robert King (conductor)
It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18
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It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18 It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18 It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18 It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18

It is a good thing to give thanks, Z18

Performer
Henry Purcell
Choir of New College Oxford
James Bowman (countertenor)
Charles Daniels (tenor)
Michael George (bass)
Robert King (conductor)
The King's Consort & Henry Purcell
Sonata in F major, Z810; 2nd movement: Canzona-Grave-Allegro
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Sonata in F major, Z810; 2nd movement: Canzona-Grave-Allegro Sonata in F major, Z810; 2nd movement: Canzona-Grave-Allegro Sonata in F major, Z810; 2nd movement: Canzona-Grave-Allegro Sonata in F major, Z810; 2nd movement: Canzona-Grave-Allegro
Carolyn Sampson, George Frideric Handel, Iestyn Davies, The King's Consort & Robert King
Welcome as the dawn of day from Act 1 of Solomon
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Welcome as the dawn of day from Act 1 of Solomon Welcome as the dawn of day from Act 1 of Solomon Welcome as the dawn of day from Act 1 of Solomon Welcome as the dawn of day from Act 1 of Solomon
Robert King, Crispian Steele-Perkins, Georg Philipp Telemann, Frank de Bruine & The King's Consort
Overture from Tafelmusik
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Overture from Tafelmusik Overture from Tafelmusik Overture from Tafelmusik Overture from Tafelmusik
The King's Consort, Robert King & Georg Philipp Telemann
Quadro for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B flat major
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Quadro for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B flat major Quadro for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B flat major Quadro for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B flat major Quadro for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B flat major
The King's Consort, Robert King & Henry Purcell
Sonata in C major –Vovace-Largo –Grave
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Sonata in C major –Vovace-Largo –Grave Sonata in C major –Vovace-Largo –Grave Sonata in C major –Vovace-Largo –Grave Sonata in C major –Vovace-Largo –Grave
The King's Consort
Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our Hearts
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Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our Hearts Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our Hearts Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our Hearts Thou knowest Lord the secrets of our Hearts
The King's Consort, Robert King, King's Consort Choir & Claudio Monteverdi
Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640]
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Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640] Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640] Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640] Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640]

Beatus vir for 6 voices, 2 vn, 3 va da brazzo/tbn, bc [1640]

Conductor
Robert King
Choir
King's Consort Choir
Last played on
The King's Consort, Robert King & Henry Purcell
Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave
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Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave

Sonata - 1697 no. 3 in A minor Z.804 for 2 violins and continuo: Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave

Director
Robert King
Last played on
The King's Consort & Henry Purcell
Sonata - 1697 no. 9 in F major Z.810 (Golden) 2 violins and continuo
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Sonata - 1697 no. 9 in F major Z.810 (Golden) 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 9 in F major Z.810 (Golden) 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 9 in F major Z.810 (Golden) 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 9 in F major Z.810 (Golden) 2 violins and continuo
The King's Consort & Henry Purcell
Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo
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Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo
Antonio Vivaldi, The King's Consort & Robert King (conductor)
Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562
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Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562 Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562 Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562 Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562

Concerto in D for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings, RV562

Performer
Antonio Vivaldi
Robert King (conductor)
The King's Consort
SONATA IN A MINOR/ADAGIO
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SONATA IN A MINOR/ADAGIO SONATA IN A MINOR/ADAGIO SONATA IN A MINOR/ADAGIO SONATA IN A MINOR/ADAGIO
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