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English Concert (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 1,271 works in 3,327 publications in 6 languages and 51,019 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Operas  Musical settings  Concertos  Sacred music  Live sound recordings  Symphonies  Sonatas  Motets 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Musician, orc, Other, ens, Producer
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Most widely held works about English Concert (Musical group)
 
Most widely held works by English Concert (Musical group)
The four seasons : concertos for violin, strings, and basso continuo, op. 8, nos. 1-4 by Antonio Vivaldi( )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD: Le Quattro stagioni = The four seasons ; played by I Musici in a film by Anton Van Munster exploring Venice--past, present and future. In addition to elegant vistas of Vivaldi's native city, the film features numerous paintings by such masters as Canaletto, Guardi and Tintoretto, as well as the fabulous costumes sported by Venice's citizens during its unique Winter Carnival
Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi( )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telarc: Cd-80105
Concerti "Alla rustica" by Antonio Vivaldi( Recording )

26 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trio sonatas by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(1) RAMPAL, Jean-Pierre (flute). (1) STERN, Isaac (violin). (1) RITTER, John Steele (harpsichord/piano). (1) PARNAS, Leslie (cello). (2) RAMPAL, Jean-Pierre (flute). (2) STERN, Isaac (violin). (2) RITTER, John Steele (harpsichord/piano). (2) PARNAS, Leslie (cello). (3) RAMPAL, Jean-Pierre (flute). (3) STERN, Isaac (violin). (3) RITTER, John Steele (harpsichord/piano). (3) PARNAS, Leslie (cello). (4) RAMPAL, Jean-Pierre (flute). (4) STERN, Isaac (violin). (4) RITTER, John Steele (harpsichord/piano). (4) PARNAS, Leslie (cello). (5) RAMPAL, Jean-Pierre (flute). (5) STERN, Isaac (violin). (5) RITTER, John Steele (harpsichord/piano). (5) PARNAS, Leslie (cello)
Canon & gigue by Johann Pachelbel( )

12 editions published in 1985 in 4 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musicalische Ergötzung bestehend in sechs Partiten für zwei Violinen und Continuo / Partita G-Dur a cinque / Partita G-Dur a quattro / Partita fis-Moll a quattro / Kanon und Gigue D-Dur für Streicher und Continuo
Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi( )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opening the disc is Vivaldi's brief Sonata al Santo Sepolcro, an instrumental work probably intended for inclusion in an Easter church service. This is followed by a Stabat Mater proper, also by Vivaldi. Vivaldi used just the first ten verses of the text, creating one of the most sombre of all settings, here performed by the Canadian ensemble Theatre of Early Music and its director, counter-tenor Daniel Taylor, who in Bach is joined by Emma Kirkby, taking on the soprano part
8 symphonies by William Boyce( Recording )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight Symphonies in Eight Parts, op. 2: Symphony No. 1 in B flat major; Symphony No. 2 in A major; Symphony No. 3 in C major; Symphony No. 4 in F major; Symphony No. 5 in D major; Symphony No. 6 in F major; Symphony No. 7 in B flat major; Symphony No. 8 in D minor
The sound of Alison Balsom by Alison Balsom( )

4 editions published in 2013 and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerti grossi op. 6, nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Music for the royal fireworks = Musique pour les feux d'artifices royaux = Feuerwerksmusik ; Water music = Wassermusik by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ode for St. Cecilia's Day by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed on authentic instruments
The symphonies for strings by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach( Recording )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 concerti grossi : composti sull'opera V d'Arcangelo Corelli by George Frideric Handel( )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For orchestra; includes the original 2nd movement of no. 6, as well as the one printed by Walsh in 1734
Organ concertos, op. 4 by George Frideric Handel( )

14 editions published in 1984 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performed on authentic instruments
Dettingen Te Deum by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa in angustiis "Nelson Mass" by Joseph Haydn( Recording )

10 editions published in 1987 in 5 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded in London, Henry Wood Hall, 9/1986
Brandenburgische Konzerte 4, 5, 6, BWV 1049, 1050, 1051 = Brandenburg concertos = Concertos brandebourgeois by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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English Concert

English Concert (Musical group)

English Consort

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