CHICAGO BAROQUE ENSEMBLE presents the following recordings:
Chicago Baroque Ensemble has earned critical praise and audience ovations for its performances of a wide range of German music, including instrumental and vocal compositions of Andreas Clamer, Philipp Heinrich Erlebach, Dietrich Buxtehude, Johann Sebastian Bach, George Philipp Telemann, George Friederich Händel, and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach.
Sonata in Prima in D-Major for violin, Viola da Gamba, and Continuo
Arias from Harmonische Freude musikalische Freunde (Harmonic Joys, Musical Friends), including Wenn das Glücke wetterwendig, Bleibt mein Herze doch beständig (When Fortune comes, My Heart Remains Steadfast); Des Tadlers Stich Verlache ich (I Laugh at the Critic's Sneers); Die Beständigkeit wählt mein Herz allzeit (My Heart Always Chooses Steadfastness); and Den hat Die Unglück nie gefällt, Wer sich darinnen standhaft hält (Ill Fortune Has Never Felled One Who Remains Steadfast)
Sonata Seconda in E-minor for Violin, Viola da Gamba and Continuo
Sonata Terza in A-Major for Violin, Viola da Gamba and continuo
During the first forty years of the settecento one of the most powerful forces in this prospering industry was a vain, tempermental, asthmatic, red-haired priest named Antonio Vivaldi. In four decades this one-man music monopoly produced no less than 750 works, including both hundreds of instrumental compositions, liturgical settings, and not less than 55 operas.
Chicago Baroque Ensembles's program of Vivaldi's music transports the audience to the brilliance of Vivaldi's Venice with a selection of passionate, virtuosic works from the church, chamber and theater, including a generous sample of the Red Priest's relatively little-known vocal music. The Ensemble's performances are critically acclaimed for their ability to engage audiences and bring the music to life.
Concerto in G-Major for flute and strings
Lungi dal vago volto, cantata for soprano with violin
Concerto for Strings in D-Minor
Longe mala, umbrae, terrores, Motet for soprano and strings
All' ombra de sospetto, Cantata for soprano with flute
Sonata in Bb for Violoncello and Continuo
Nulla in mundo pax sincera, Motet for soprano and strings
For more information, call +1 312 464-0600 or Fax +1 312 464-0625 Post Office Box A3454 Chicago, Illinois 60690-3454 USA or e-mail the Chicago Baroque Ensemble CBE Home Page Order Tickets
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