Sunday December 15, 2013

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Sunday Baroque Holiday gift List

The Hymns and Carols of Christmas

First Hour


Gregor Joseph Werner (1693-1766), Christmas Pastorella, Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood, L'Oiseau Lyre 410179, CHRISTMAS CONCERTOS

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704), Sonata La Pastorella in A, Romanesca, Andrew Manze - violin, Harmonia Mundi 907134, BIBER * VIOLIN SONATAS

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (c.1623-1680),Balletto: LA PASTORELLA, Stuttgart Caprice Ensemble, Antes 319149, ARLECCHINO: JOHANN HEINRICH SCHMELZER

Bernhard Joachim Hagen (1720-1787), Sonata in A major PASTORELLA, John Schneiderman - lute, Elizabeth Blumenstock - violin, William Skeen - cello, Dorian Sono Luminus 90907, HAGEN - SONATAS FOR LUTE & STRINGS

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), The Faithful shepherd: Overture, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon, Sony 68257, GREAT PERFORMANCES HANDEL WATER MUSIC

Second Hour


Leonel Power (c.1370-1445), Missa Alma redemptoris mater:gloria, Trio Mediaeval, ECM 1869, TRIO MEDIAEVAL SOIR, DIT-ELLE

Francesco Manfredini (1684-1762), Concerto Grosso in C op.3 #12 CHRISTMAS, Berlin Philharmonic, Herbert von Karajan, Deutsche Grammophon 419046

Piae Cantiones (1582), Gaudete! Christus est natus, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, CORO 16027, CHRISTUS NATUS EST: AN EARLY ENGLISH CHRISTMAS

Giuseppe Torelli (1658-1709), Christmas Concerto in g op.8 #6, St. James Baroque Players, Ivor Bolton, Teldec 91192, BAROQUE MUSIC OF BOLOGNA

Michel Corrette (1707-1795), Symphonie des noels No. 5 in a, Arion Ensemble, ATMA 2192, CORRETTE: SYMPHONIES DES NOELS

Giovanni Antonio Guido (c.1675-after 172Concerto #4 WINTER, The Band of Instruments, Roger Hamilton - harpsichord, Caroline Balding - violin, Divine Art dda 25072, GIOVANNI ANTONIO GUIDO * THE FOUR SEASONS

READING, And whanne our lorde lust to take Seint Nicholas oute of this worlde, Anonymous 4, Harmonia Mundi 907232, LEGENDS OF ST. NICHOLAS

Third Hour


Francesco Usper (before 1570-1641), Sonata a 8, Academy of Ancient Music, Paul Goodwin, Harmonia Mundi HCX3957202, A FESTIVE BAROQUE CHRISTMAS

Heinrich Franz Ignaz von Biber (1644-170Rosary Sonata No.1 - The Annunciation, Leah Gale Nelson - violin, Daniel Swenberg - theorbo, Dongsok Shin - organ, Lyrichord LEMS 8079,THE SACRED MYSTERIES THE ROSARY SONATAS

Traditional, O Come, O Come, Emmanuel, Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia, Naxos 550670, CHRISTMAS GOES BAROQUE II

Michel Richard Delalande (1657-1726), 1st Caprice,Symphonies for the King's Suppers, Ensemble Orchestral de Paris, Jean-Pierre Wallez, Maurice Andre - trumpet, EMI 64100, THE ART OF MAURICE ANDRE

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Concerto in A from Tafelmusik, Berlin Baroque Soloists, Rainer Kussmaul - violin & director, Emmanuel Pahud - flute, Georg Faust - cello, EMI 7243557397, TELEMANN FLUTE CONCERTOS

Fourth Hour


William Byrd (c.1540-1623), Ave Maria & Ecce virgo concipiet (Gradualia 1), Stile Antico, Harmonia Mundi 807517, PUER NATUS EST: TUDOR MUSIC FOR ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto in f WINTER, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado, Gidon Kremer - violin, Deutsche Grammophon 413726, VIVALDI: THE FOUR SEASONS

c.1500 Ritson MS, Nowell, nowell: The boares head, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, CORO 16027, CHRISTUS NATUS EST: AN EARLY ENGLISH CHRISTMAS

Christopher Simpson (c.1606-1669), The Seasons: Winter, Sophie Watillon - dessus de viole, Friederike Heumann & Brian Franklin - basses de viole, Matthias Spaeter - theorbo, Luca Guglielmi - organ, Alpha 88, CHRISTOPHER SIMPSON: THE SEASONS,THE MONTHES

Diego Ortiz (c.1510-1570), Recercada Segunda sobre La Spagna, Recercada Tercera sobre Doulce Memoire & Recercada Primera sobre el passamezzo antiguo, Ostraka, Josh Lee - viola da gamba, John Lenti - theorbo, David Walker - lute/guitar, Ostraka 29903, OSTRAKA DIVISION

Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764), Sonata in G op.9 #7 (1743), Four Nations Ensemble, Andrew Appel - harpsichord & director, Charles Brink - traverso, Krista Bennion Feeney - violin, Loretta O'Sullivan - cello, Orchid 100032, JEAN-MARIE LECLAIR

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