Tracklist

CD 1: Music of the Middle Ages
CD 2: Music of the Renaissance
CD 3: Baroque Vocal
CD 4: Baroque Instrumental
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Canon and Gigue in D major, P 37: 1. Canon
Johann Pachelbel 4:30
2 Canon and Gigue in D major, P 37: 2. Gigue
Johann Pachelbel 1:21
3 Water Music Suite, HWV 348-350: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
George Frideric Handel 3:07
4 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1 in F, BWV 1046: 1. (without tempo indication)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:11
5 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1 in F, BWV 1046: 2. Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:13
6 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1 in F, BWV 1046: 3. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:10
7 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1 in F, BWV 1046: 4. Menuet - Trio - Polonaise
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:26
8 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 1. Ouverture
George Frideric Handel 7:21
9 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 2. Bourrée
George Frideric Handel 1:37
10 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 3. La Paix
George Frideric Handel 4:11
11 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 4. La Réjouissance
George Frideric Handel 2:09
12 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 5. Menuet I
George Frideric Handel 1:30
13 Music for the Royal Fireworks Suite, HWV 351: 6. Menuet II
George Frideric Handel 1:37
14 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E major, op. 8 no. 1, RV 269 “La primavera”: 1. Allegro
Antonio Vivaldi 3:20
15 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E major, op. 8 no. 1, RV 269 “La primavera”: 2. Largo
Antonio Vivaldi 2:41
16 Concerto for Violin and Strings in E major, op. 8 no. 1, RV 269 “La primavera”: 3. Allegro (Danza pastorale)
Antonio Vivaldi 3:41
17 Ciacona in G minor, Z. 730
Henry Purcell 5:18
CD 5: The Classical Symphony
CD 6: The Classical Concerto
CD 7: A Trip to France
CD 8: The Romantic Symphony
CD 9: Cycles and Songs
CD 10: The Virtuoso I
CD 11: The Virtuoso II
CD 12: The Romantic Cello
CD 13: The Virtuoso III
CD 14: Big Voice, Big Orchestra
CD 15: Get Your Programme!
CD 16: New Currents
CD 17: A World Re‐Arranged
CD 18: ¡Viva España!
CD 19: Lasting Impressions
CD 20: Points of View
CD 21: Minimalism
CD 22: Opera – Overtures
CD 23: Opera – Arias
CD 24: Opera – Duets & Choruses

Credits

CD 4: Baroque Instrumental

violin:
Micaela Comberti (tracks 1–2)
Simon Standage (tracks 1–2)
Elizabeth Wilcock (tracks 1–2)
Simon Standage (1981-10-20 – 1981-10-23) (tracks 14–16)
cello:
Anthony Pleeth (tracks 1–2)
oboe:
Valerie Darke (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
Sophia McKenna (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
David Reichenberg (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
natural horn:
Anthony Halstead (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
Christian Rutherford (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
bassoon:
Alastair Mitchell (bassoonist) (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
harpsichord:
Trevor Pinnock (tracks 1–2)
Trevor Pinnock (1981-10-20 – 1981-10-23) (tracks 14–16)
Trevor Pinnock (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
violino piccolo:
Simon Standage (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
balance engineer:
Hans-Peter Schweigmann (1984-03) (track 3)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 4–7)
Johann Pachelbel (tracks 1–2)
Henry Purcell (baroque composer) (track 17)
Antonio Vivaldi (1723) (tracks 14–16)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1748) (track 3)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1749) (tracks 8–13)
conductor:
Trevor Pinnock (1981-10-20 – 1981-10-23) (tracks 14–16)
Trevor Pinnock (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
Trevor Pinnock (1984-03) (tracks 3, 17)
Trevor Pinnock (1985) (tracks 8–13)
Trevor Pinnock (1985-01) (tracks 1–2)
editor:
Reinhild Schmidt (tracks 14–16)
engineer:
Hans-Peter Schweigmann (1981-10) (tracks 14–16)
orchestra:
The English Concert (1981-10-20 – 1981-10-23) (tracks 14–16)
The English Concert (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
The English Concert (1984-03) (tracks 3, 17)
The English Concert (1985-01) (tracks 1–2)
The English Concert (1985) (tracks 8–13)
producer:
Gerd Ploebsch (tracks 1–3, 17)
Gerd Ploebsch (1981-10) (tracks 14–16)
recording engineer:
Hans-Peter Schweigmann (1984-03) (tracks 3, 17)
Hans-Peter Schweigmann (1985-01) (tracks 1–2)
publisher:
recorded at:
Henry Wood Hall (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1981-10-20 – 1981-10-23) (tracks 14–16)
Henry Wood Hall (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-05) (tracks 4–7)
Henry Wood Hall (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1984-03) (tracks 3, 17)
part of:
arrangements:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 1 F-Dur, BWV 1046: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
Canon and Gigue in D major, T. 377: I. Canon (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Canon and Gigue in D major: I. Canon (arr. Max Seiffert) (track 1)
Canon and Gigue in D major: II. Gigue (arr. Max Seiffert) (track 2)
Chacony in G minor (arranged by Britten) (track 17)
Chacony in G minor (arranged by Talbot) (track 17)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 1)
Christmas Canon (original version) (track 1)
Happy (track 1)
Lemming 1 (Lemmings, Commodore 64) (track 1)
Lullaby (track 1)
Sanctus II (track 1)
Simple Joy (track 1)
later versions:
Canon in D, Mostly (track 1)
part of:
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys: