Telemann: Trumpet Concerto in D major [Reinhold Friedrich]

Accompanied by the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks), the German trumpeter Reinhold Friedrich performs Georg Philipp Telemann’s Trumpet Concerto in D major, TWV 51:D7. Conductor: Reinhard Peters. This performance was recorded on September 2, 1986, during the 35th ARD International Music Competition, where Reinhold Friedrich won the second prize in the trumpet …

Händel: Trumpet Suite in D Major, HWV 341 [Camerata Estense Baroque Orchestra, Michele Santi]

Accompanied by the Camerata Estense Baroque Orchestra, the Italian trumpeter Prof. Michele Santi performs Georg Frideric Händel’s Trumpet Suite in D Major, HWV 341. This performance was recorded on September 5, 2023, at the Chiesa di Santa Maria – Galeazza (Bologna) – Italy.

Bach: Johannes-Passion [St John Passion] [hr-Sinfonieorchester, Vocalconsort Berlin, Alain Altinoglu]

Conducted by Alain Altinoglu, the hr-Sinfonieorchester (Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra) and Vocalconsort Berlin perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Passio secundum Johannem or St John Passion (German: Johannes-Passion), BWV 245. Soloists: Florian Sievers, tenor (Evangelist); Raoul Steffani, baritone (Jesus); Ilse Eerens, Soprano; Paul Figuier, countertenor (Altus), Stuart Jackson, tenor, Samuel Hasselhorn, Bass. This performance was recorded on March 22, …

International Classical Music Awards 2024 Gala Concert [Alexander Liebreich, Orquesta de València]

The laureates of the 2024 International Classical Music Awards [ICMA] perform the most beautiful pieces in their repertoire, supported by the Orquesta de València, conducted by Alexander Liebreich. The gala concert took place on 12 April 2024 in the Palau de la Música in València, Spain.

Händel: Dixit Dominus [hr-Sinfonieorchester, Chœur du Concert D’Astrée, Emmanuelle Haïm]

Conducted by Emmanuelle Haïm, the hr-Sinfonieorchester and the Chœur du Concert D’Astrée perform Georg Friedrich Händel’s psalm setting Dixit Dominus (cataloged as HWV 23). The work uses the Latin text of Psalm 110 (Vulgate 109), which begins with the words Dixit Dominus (“The Lord Said”). Soloists: Emőke Baráth (Soprano), Lea Desandre (Mezzo-soprano), Damien Guillon (Countertenor), …

Händel: Solomon [Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, Groot Omroepkoor, Peter Dijkstra]

Conducted by Peter Dijkstra, the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, and Groot Omroepkoor performs Georg Friedrich Händel‘s Solomon, HWV 67, an oratorio composed in 1748 and first performed in 1749. This performance was recorded during an AVROTROS Friday Concert on February 4, 2022, at the TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Vivaldi: Juditha Triumphans [Venice Monteverdi Academy Choir, Chamber Orchestra Lorenzo Da Ponte, Roberto Zarpellon]

Conducted by Roberto Zarpellon, the Venice Monteverdi Academy Choir and the Chamber Orchestra Lorenzo Da Ponte perform Antonio Vivaldi’s Juditha triumphans devicta Holofernis barbarie (Judith triumphant over the barbarians of Holofernes), RV 644, an oratorio which the only survivor of the four that he is known to have composed. This epic performance was recorded at …