[ Warner Classics / CD ]
Release Date: Friday 25 February 2022
Sensitive, compelling versions of the very best tunes of baroque repertoire. Each is performed on period instruments by the tempestuous Il Giardino Armonica.
More than 50 000 copies have been sold since the first release in 2001.
This album is the perfect introduction to Baroque music.
Bach: Suite No 3 in D major BWV 1068 (complete)
Albinoni: Oboe Concerto in D minor Op 9 No.2: II Adagio
Vivaldi: Flautino Concerto in C major RV 443 (complete)
Albinoni: Adagio for solo violin and strings
Marcello: Oboe Concerto in D minor (complete)
Telemann: Concerto for two flutes in B minor I. Grave
Pachelbel: Can and Gigue in D
Traditional: Greensleeves (improvised variations)
Purcell: Chaconne in G minor
Handel: Solomon: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Albinoni: Sinfonia a quattro in F II. Adagio