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The Parley of Instruments

violin 1 Elizabeth Wallfisch (leader), Theresa Caudle, Adrian Butterfield, Stephen Jones
violin 2 Judy Tarling, William Thorp, Helen Orsler, Fiona Duncan
viola Duncan Druce, Paul Denley bass violin Mark Caudle, Katherine Sharman, Helen Gough, Richard Campbell
oboe Frank de Bruine, Gail Hennessy bassoon Sally Jackson
theorbo, archlute & guitar Elizabeth Kenny, William Carter harpsichord Peter Holman, Gary Cooper

Annotation last modified on 2018-02-12 21:01 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel 3:59
2 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Courante
George Frideric Handel 1:16
3 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Bourree
George Frideric Handel 0:36
4 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Menuet
George Frideric Handel 0:44
5 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Rigaudon
George Frideric Handel 0:56
6 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Rondeau
George Frideric Handel 1:19
7 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Sarabande
George Frideric Handel 2:13
8 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Gigue
George Frideric Handel 0:59
9 Suite from the opera Almira, HWV 1: Chaconne
George Frideric Handel 1:32
10 Suite in G minor, possibly from the opera Nero, HWV 453: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel 2:28
11 Suite in G minor, possibly from the opera Nero, HWV 453: Entree
George Frideric Handel 1:44
12 Suite in G minor, possibly from the opera Nero, HWV 453: Menuet 1 / Menuet 2 / Menuet 1
George Frideric Handel 2:48
13 Suite in G minor, possibly from the opera Nero, HWV 453: Chaconne
George Frideric Handel 2:28
14 Oboe Concerto in G minor, HWV 287: Grave
George Frideric Handel 2:34
15 Oboe Concerto in G minor, HWV 287: Allegro
George Frideric Handel 1:44
16 Oboe Concerto in G minor, HWV 287: Sarabande (Largo)
George Frideric Handel 1:50
17 Oboe Concerto in G minor, HWV 287: Allegro
George Frideric Handel 1:54
18 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel 3:33
19 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Sarabande
George Frideric Handel 1:59
20 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Gavotte
George Frideric Handel 0:41
21 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Menuet
George Frideric Handel 1:20
22 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Allemande
George Frideric Handel 0:42
23 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Bourree – Allemande
George Frideric Handel 1:10
24 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Menuet
George Frideric Handel 1:24
25 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Allemande
George Frideric Handel 1:03
26 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Coro
George Frideric Handel 1:18
27 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Allemande
George Frideric Handel 0:54
28 Suite from the operas Florindo and Daphne, HWV 336, 352-4: Rigaudon – Allemande
George Frideric Handel 1:57
29 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Ouverture
George Frideric Handel 3:37
30 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Gigue
George Frideric Handel 0:57
31 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Sarabande
George Frideric Handel 2:07
32 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Matelot
George Frideric Handel 1:17
33 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Menuet
George Frideric Handel 1:15
34 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Bourree
George Frideric Handel 1:06
35 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: [Air]
George Frideric Handel 1:04
36 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Menuet
George Frideric Handel 1:08
37 Overture in B-flat major from the opera Rodrigo, HWV 5: Passacaille
George Frideric Handel 4:00

Credits

CD 1

oboe:
Frank de Bruine (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 14–17)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 1–37)
concertmaster:
Elizabeth Wallfisch (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
conductor:
Peter Holman (conductor and organist) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
orchestra:
The Parley of Instruments (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
producer:
Martin Compton (producer) (tracks 1–37)
reconstructed by:
Peter Holman (conductor and organist) (tracks 1–13, 18–28)
recording engineer:
Antony Howell (engineer) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
Julian Millard (engineer) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
phonographic copyright by:
Hyperion Records Ltd, London (Holding company - do not use this for labels) (1998) (tracks 1–37)
recorded at:
St. Jude-on-the-Hill in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–37)
arrangement of:
Suite in G minor, HWV 453 (tracks 10–13)
arrangements:
is based on:
Suite in G major, HWV 353 (tracks 18–28)
is the basis for:
Prayer in the Night (track 16)
part of:
Rodrigo, HWV 5 (tracks 29–37)
Oboe Concerto no. 3 in G minor, HWV 287 (movement) (tracks 14–17)
partial recording of:
Almira Suite (reconstr. Holman) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 1–9)
Rodrigo, HWV 5: Overture (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 29–37)
Suite From the Operas Florindo and Daphne (reconstr. Holman) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 18–28)
Suite in G minor, HWV 453 (reconstr. Holman) (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (tracks 10–13)
recording of:
Oboe Concerto no. 3 in G minor, HWV 287: I. Grave (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (track 14)
Oboe Concerto no. 3 in G minor, HWV 287: II. Allegro (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (track 15)
Oboe Concerto no. 3 in G minor, HWV 287: IV. Allegro (1997-12-03 – 1997-12-05) (track 17)

Release

booklet editor: Nick Flower
executive producer: Edward Perry (producer and founder of hyperion, aka Ted Perry)
Simon Perry (classical music producer)
graphic design: Terry Shannon (designer)
illustration: [anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist)
liner notes: Peter Holman (conductor and organist)
liner notes translator: Sylvia Pätsch
copyrighted by: Hyperion Records Ltd, London (Holding company - do not use this for labels) (1998)
ASIN: UK: B00000DLY5 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/4707173 [info]
discography entry: https://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA67053 [info]