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Baroque Concertos

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Margaret Faultless in Baroque concertos by Corelli, Vivaldi, Bach, Handel, Geminiani. Plus Three Choirs Festival: Delius: Dance Rhapsody No 1.

Presented by Martin Handley.

In a concert given at Kings Place, London, Margaret Faultless directs the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, with Lisa Beznosiuk (flute) and Stephen Devine (harpsichord) in Baroque concertos.

Lisa Beznosiuk (flute)
Steven Devine (harpsichord)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Margaret Faultless (director/violin)

Corelli: Concerto grosso in D, Op 6 No 1
Vivaldi: Concerto in D for two violins and cello, Op 3 No 11
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 5
Handel: Concerto grosso in B flat, Op 6 No 7
Vivaldi: Flute Concerto in G minor (La Notte)
Geminiani: Concerto grosso (La Follia)

Followed by music first performed at the Three Choirs Festival in the course of its long and distinguished history:

John McCabe: Notturni ed alba
Jill Gomez, soprano
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Louis Fremaux
EMI CDM 7631762 tracks 20-24

Delius: Dance Rhapsody No 1
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Norman Del Mar
Unicorn UKCD2071 tr.1

2 hours, 15 minutes

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