Donald Macleod follows Johann Christian Bach to London, where he became "the darling of the English", making friends in high places, and wowing the public with his operas.
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Overture - 1763 no. 1 in D major [from 'Orione']
Endimione - serenata T.248/3
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Concerto in D major Op.1`6 for keyboard and strings
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