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Baroque from BBC NOW

Rachel Podger directs the BBC National Orchestra of Wales from the violin in music by Handel, Bach, Biber and Vivaldi.

Baroque violinist Rachel Podger leads the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in some of her favourite works from the mid-1600s and early 1700s.
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
director Rachel Podger (violin)

Handel: Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 6 No 6
Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041
Biber: Battalia
Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in A, RV348
Bach: Air (Orchestral Suite No.3 in D, BWV1068).

1 hour

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso In G Minor, Op 6 No 6

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto No 1 in A minor, BWV 1041

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Battalia

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Director: Rachel Podger. Performer: Lesley Hatfield.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in A major, Op 9 No 6 RV 348

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Director: Rachel Podger. Performer: Lesley Hatfield.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Air from Suite No. 3 In D Major, BWV 1068

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Passaggio rotto

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • Rachel Podger: Guardian Angel.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 5.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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