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Caroline of Ansbach

Historian Lucy Worsley introduces the second of three programmes exploring music and the wives of the Georgian kings. Today, Caroline of Ansbach.

2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Overture to the oratorio "Deborah"

    Performer: Joachim Carlos Martini. Performer: Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra.
    • Naxos.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata no.12 in three parts in D major

    Performer: Retrospect Trio.
    • LINN.
  • Christoph Bernhard

    Cantata "Wohl Dem, Der Den Herren Furchtet"

    Performer: Das Kleine Konzert. Performer: Veronika Winter. Performer: Hermann Max. Performer: Ekkehard Abele.
    • CPO.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Sonata Op5 No12 in D minor - "La Folia"

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMU907298.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 23.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D major

    Performer: Dunedin Consort. Performer: John Butt.
    • LINN.
  • Johann Christoph Bach

    "Ach, dass ich Wassers g'nug hatte" (Lamento)

    Performer: Magdalena Kožená. Performer: Musica Antiqua Köln. Performer: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
  • François-André Danican Philidor

    Movements from the "Wedding of Fate Kate"

    Performer: Paul Goodwin. Performer: London Oboe Band.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Agostino Steffani

    Duetti Da Camera - "Porto l'alma in incenerita"

    Performer: Rossana Bertini. Performer: Claudio Cavina. Ensemble: Aradia Ensemble.
    • GLOSSA : GCDC80902.
    • GLOSSA.
    • 1.
  • Johann Christoph Pepusch

    Overture Venus and Adonis

    Performer: The Harmonious Society of Tickle-Fiddle Gentlemen.
    • RAMÉE : CD1109.
    • RAMÉE.
    • 26.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Coronation of George II

    Performer: King's Consort. Composer: William Child.
    • HYPERION : CDA67286.
    • HYPERION.
    • 5-7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Funeral Music for Queen Caroline "The Ways Of Zion Do Mourn" -

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: Monteverdi Orchestra.
    • WARNER CLASSICS : 2564698385.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 1.

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