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Academy of Ancient Music - 40th Anniversary

Lucie Skeaping celebrates the 40th anniversary of the UK's pioneering period orchestra, the Academy of Ancient Music, in the company of Music Director Richard Egarr. Together they look back over the orchestra's history and listen to some of its most important recordings.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in B flat major, Op.3 No.1 (first mvt)

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Richard Egarr.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMU 907415.
    • Track 1.
  • Thomas Arne

    Overture no.3 in G major

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L'OISEAU LYRE : 436 859-2.
    • Track 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no.18 in F major, K.130 (first mvt)

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Jaap Schröder. Director: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L'OISEAU-LYRE : 455 083-2.
    • Track 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no.49 in F minor, 'La Passione' (fourth mvt)

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Richard Egarr.
    • AAM RECORDS : AAM 001.
    • Track 17.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor for 2 violins, BWV.1043 (third mvt)

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Rachel Podger. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMU 907155.
    • Track 3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    'Winter' (from The Four Seasons) (third mvt)

    Performer: Catherine Mackintosh. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L'OISEAU-LYRE : 410 126-2.
    • Track 12.

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