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Los Hermanos Pla

A fascinating exploration of three extraordinary Catalonian brothers: Joan, Manuel and Josep Pla, who performed and composed in Barcelona, Lisbon and Madrid during the mid-18th century, including at the Spanish and Portuguese Royal courts. Presented by Hannah French.

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27 minutes

Music Played

  • Domenico Natale Sarro

    Overture (Achille en Scrio)

    Orchestra: Orchestra Internazionale d'Italia. Conductor: Federico Maria Sardelli.
    • DYNAMIC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Keyboard Sonata in D minor, K.141

    Performer: Jean Rondeau.
    • Erato.
  • Joan Baptista Pla

    Trio Sonata in D minor (1st mvt)

    Performer: Andreas Helm. Performer: Ayako Matsunaga. Performer: Wim Maseele. Ensemble: Rossi Piceno Baroque Ensemble.
    • Ramée.
  • The Brothers Pla

    The Favourite Concerto (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Maria Diez Canedo. Ensemble: La Fontegara.
    • Meridian Records.
  • Thomas Arne

    There honour comes, a pilgrim grey (Alfred)

    Singer: Christine Brandes. Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
  • The Brothers Pla

    Sonata No 5 in G major (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Estil Concertant.
    • ARSIS.
  • Joan Baptista Pla

    Sonata for Oboe and Basso Continuo in C minor (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Rossi Piceno Baroque Ensemble.
    • Ramée.
  • Josep Pla

    Stabat Mater (1st mvt)

    Singer: Raquel Andueza. Orchestra: L'Orquestra Barroca Catalana. Director: Olivia Centurioni.
    • LMG2106.
  • Niccolò Jommelli

    Lo Seguitai Felice (L'Olimpiade)

    Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Markellos Chryssicos.
    • Naive.
  • Manuel Pla

    Salve Regina (1st mvt)

    Singer: Paul Bordas. Orchestra: L'Orquestra Barroca Catalana. Director: Olivia Centurioni.
    • LMG2106.
  • Josep Pla

    Concerto in B-flat major (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Zefiro Ensemble. Director: Alfredo Bernardini.
    • DHM.

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