Tag Archives: George Frideric Handel

Handel – Ombra mai fu (Serse) – Christopher Lowrey (countertenor), Voices of Music

American countertenor Christopher Lowrey and San Fransisco based early music ensemble Voices of Music perform “Ombra mai fu”, the opening aria from the 1738 opera Serse by George Frideric Handel. A 4K, Ultra HD video from the Voices of Music “Art of the Countertenor” concert, March, 2016.
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Handel – Susanna (Les Arts Florissants conducted by William Christie)

Conducted by William Christie, French Baroque musical ensemble Les Arts Florissants performs Susanna (HWV 66), a sacred oratorio in three acts, by George Frideric Handel, in English. Broadcast by Mezzo, 2009.
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Handel, Vivaldi and Monteverdi: Arias and concertos with Magdalena Kožená and Anna Fusek

Arias and concertos from the Baroque period composers George Frideric Handel, Antonio Vivaldi and Claudio Monteverdi. Magdalena Kožená: mezzo-soprano, Anna Fusek: flautino. Czech early music orchestra and choir Collegium 1704 conducted by Andrea Marcon.
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Voix haute: Jaroussky and Rial, Ensemble Artaserse

French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky and Spanish soprano Nuria Rial sing Baroque era arias from Handel, Strozzi, Ferrari and Caccini. Orchestra: Jaroussky’s own Early Music Ensemble L’Ensemble Artaserse.
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Händel – Celebration (BBC Proms 2007)

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra (Freiburger Barockorchester) and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment perform George Frideric Handel’s Celebration Marchs during the BBC Proms 2007. Soloists: Kate Royal (soprano), Ian Bostridge (tenor). Conductors: Gottfried von der Goltz and Rachel Podger.
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Bach, Rameau and Handel (Gardiner, English Baroque Soloists and Monteverdi Choir)

Conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the English Baroque Soloists and Monteverdi Choir perform Bach, Rameau and Handel. Recorded live on June 22, 2014 during the Versailles Festival at the Palace of Versailles.
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Arias and concertos from Handel and Vivaldi (Magdalena Kožená, mezzo-soprano)

Conducted by Andrea Marcon, the Venice Baroque Orchestra performs arias and concertos from George Frideric Handel, German-born, British Baroque composer; and Antonio Vivaldi, Italian Baroque composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher and cleric who born in Venice. Mezzo-Soprano: Magdalena Kožená.
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Handel – 6 Organ Concertos (Karl Richter & Münchener Bach-Orchester)

German conductor, choirmaster, organist, and harpsichordist Karl Richter (15 October 1926 – 15 February 1981) plays Handel organ concertos Op 7, HWV 306–311, refer to the six organ concertos for organ and orchestra composed by George Frideric Handel. Münchener Bach-Orchester also conducted by Karl Richter, 1972.
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Khatia Buniatishvili – Live at iTunes Festival (September 30, 2014)

A live performance by the Georgian classical pianist Khatia Buniatishvili at iTunes Festival, September 30, 2014. She played pieces from Chopin, Debussy, Liszt, Händel, Ravel and Bach.
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