Richard Egarr

Richard Egarr: Birth of the Symphony: Handel to Haydn

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Product Type: CD
Artist: Richard Egarr

Title: Birth of the Symphony: Handel to Haydn
Label: Aam Records (Nax615)

The first release on AAM Records, the new label of the Academy of Ancient Music - recently described as 'the finest period-instrument orchestra in the world' by Classic FM (UK) 'Birth of the symphony: Handel to Haydn' explores the development of the symphony in the eighteenth century, surveying groundbreaking musical advances across Europe the recording includes brilliant and rarely-heard works by composers of the avant-garde 'Mannheim school', Richter and Stamitz, as well as Haydn's mature 'La passione' symphony Supplementary materials available online include a documentary film featuring AAM musicians discussing and performing these symphonies.

1.1 Handel Sinfonia from Saul (1738)
1.2 Richter Grande Simphonie No.7 in C Major (C1740)
1.3 Stamitz Sinfonia a 4 in D Major (C1750)
1.4 Mozart Symphony No.1 in E Flat Major K16 (C 1764)
1.5 Haydn Symphony No.49 in F minor "La Passione" (Egarr Conductor) (1768)

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