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Aventure Baroque ()

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composed by Alessandro Marcello, Alison Mackay, Antonio Vivaldi, Domenico Scarlatti, Georg Philipp Telemann, George Frederick Handel, Johann Sebastian Bach

Tafelmusik, Canada's leading Baroque orchestra, gets points for sheer ambition with this unusual children's release: it attempts to do nothing less than give the field of classical children's music a Baroque-era entry to match such favorites as A Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra and Peter and the Wolf. The album contains a spoken story, with musical interjections performed by Tafelmusik illustrating references to music that occur in the tale. The story is called "The Quest for Arundo Donax," Arundo Donax being a bamboo ...

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  1. The Quest for Arundo Donax (La quête de l'arundo donax)
  2. Don Quichotte der Löwenritter, serenata (comic opera) in 3 acts, TWV 21:32: Son attaque des moulins à vent
  3. Alcina, opera, HWV 34: Aria "Tornami a vagheggiar" (Morgana)
  4. Agrippina, opera, HWV 6: Aria "Se giunge un dispetto" (Poppea)
  5. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
  6. Cantata No. 211, "Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht" ("Coffee Cantata"), BWV 211 (BC G48): Aria "Heute noch" (Leschen)
  7. Cantata No. 211, "Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht" ("Coffee Cantata"), BWV 211 (BC G48): Trio "Die Katze lässt das Mausennicht"
  8. Cantata No. 211, "Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht" ("Coffee Cantata"), BWV 211 (BC G48): Aria "Hat man nicht mit seinen Kindern" (Schlendrian)
  9. Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo in D minor, SF. 935 (often transposed to C minor): Adagio
  10. Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo in D minor, SF. 935 (often transposed to C minor): Presto
  11. Overture: Alster Echo, for 4 horns, 2 oboes, bassoon, strings & continuo in F major, TWV 55:F11: Ouverture
  12. Stabat Mater, hymn for alto, strings & continuo in F minor, RV 621: Quis est Homo (Largo)
  13. Salve Regina, motet for soprano, strings & continuo in A major: Salve Regina
  14. Salve Regina, motet for soprano, strings & continuo in A major: Amen
  15. Double Violin Concerto, for 2 violins, strings & continuo in A minor, RV 522, Op. 3/8 ("L'estro armonico" No. 8): Allegro (Mouvement 1)
  16. Double Violin Concerto, for 2 violins, strings & continuo in A minor, RV 522, Op. 3/8 ("L'estro armonico" No. 8): Allegro (Mouvement 3)
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Aventure Baroque
2005, Analekta

UPC: 774204983222

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