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Handel Week - Handel's Chamber Music

As part of BBC Radio 3's Handel celebrations, Catherine Bott talks with keyboard player and Academy of Ancient Music director Richard Egarr about Handel's chamber works and the relationship between the composer and his publisher John Walsh.

Playlist:

Handel: Flute Sonata in E minor, Op 1 No 1 (1st mvt)
Rachel Brown (flute)
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907465.66 (to be released in 2009) CD 1, Tr 1

Handel: Violin Sonata in E, Op 1 No 12 (Roger earlier print)
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907465.66 (to be released in 2009) CD 2, Trs 29-32

Handel: Oboe Sonata, Op 1 No 6 (3rd and 4th mvts)
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907465.66 (to be released in 2009) CD 1, Trs 24, 25

Handel: Trio sonata in G minor, Op 2 No 2 (1st and 2nd mvts)
L'Ecole d'Orphee CRD CRD 3375, Tr 2 (excerpt)

Handel: Trio Sonata in D, Op 5 No 2
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907467/68 (to be released in 2009)

Handel: Violin Sonata in E, Op 1 No 12 (later version) - 1st mvt
Academy of Ancient Music
Richard Egarr (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMU 907465.66 (to be released in 2009) CD 2, Tr 16.

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Sun 13 Sep 2009 13:00