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Academy of Ancient Music (1973- )

Overview
Works: 1,274 works in 2,643 publications in 5 languages and 34,269 library holdings
Genres: Music  Drama  Concertos  Suites  Oratorios  History  Methods‡vSelf-instruction  Christmas music  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, orc, Conductor, ens
Classifications: M2000.H22, 782.23
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Most widely held works by Academy of Ancient Music (1973- )
Messiah by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir present an intimate and stirring performance of Handel's Messiah. This 2-CD recording of the full score on period instruments features a stellar cast of soloists. Tafelmusik presents this baroque masterpiece with the spirit and vitality of Handel's own 18th-century productions. A perennial favorite with audiences and critics alike, Tafelmusik's Messiah has garnered glowing reviews year after year
Requiem K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1984 in 4 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CD #710
Symphony no. 96 "Miracle" ; Symphony no. 94 : "Surprise" by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecilia Bartoli a portrait by Cecilia Bartoli ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1995 in Italian and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Water music by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1984 and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 Brandenburg concertos Brandenburgische Konzerte = Concertos Brandebourgeois ; 4 Orchestral suites = Ouvertüren = Ouvertures by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Il Giardino Armonico's sheer sparkle gives it the edge."--New York Times
Rinaldo by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rinaldo: Opera seria in tre atti, HWV 7. Libretto: Giacomo Rossi e Aaron Hill
Clarinet concerto Oboe concerto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphonies by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Deutsche Grammophon's splended celebration of the Mozart bicentenary in 1956"
Brandenburg concertos Brandenburgische Konzerte = Concertos Brandebourgeois by Johann Sebastian Bach ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1985 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 104 London ; Symphony no. 100 : Military by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le quattro stagioni The four seasons by Antonio Vivaldi ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messiah a sacred oratorio by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handel's most beloved of all oratorios was performed by fewer than forty instrumentalist and a chorus, less than thirty strong, of boy trebles and men. This is the tradition to which this performance has returned to. Members of the Academy all play instruments of the period or accurate modern copies. The soloists improvised embellishments in the arias and, in certain cases, join in the singing of the choruses, just as they would have done 240 years ago
The echoing air the music of Henry Purcell by Henry Purcell ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coronation anthems by George Frideric Handel ( )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Athalia by George Frideric Handel ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orfeo ed Euridice by Joseph Haydn ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1997 in 4 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eternity's sunrise by John Tavener ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symphony no. 3 "Eroica" by Ludwig van Beethoven ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1986 and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Leonard Bernstein discusses the first movement of Beethoven's Eroica with musical illustrations"--Insert (2nd work)
The words of such pieces as are most usually performed by the Academy of Ancient Music ( )
14 editions published between 1761 and 2005 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
AAM.
Ensemble de chambre de l'Académie de musique ancienne
Orchestra of the Academy of ancient music
Orchestra of the Academy of Ancient Music London
Languages
English (96)
Italian (15)
Latin (4)
Dutch (3)
French (1)