Episode #1325

Concertos

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Monday, July 01, 2013

Concertos with an organ and orchestra, first explored in the 18th century, have generated plenty of sizzle in more recent times.

Program details:

G. F. HANDEL: Concerto in F, Opus 4, no. 4 –La Divina Armonia; Lorenzo Ghielmi (2007 Pradella/Santuario del Divin Prigioniero/Valle de Colorina, Italy) Passacaille 944.

CARL MARIA von WEBER: Adagio & Rondo for Harmonichord and Orchestra –Leipzig Radio Orchestra/Horst Neumann, conductor; Felix Friedrich (1981 Schuke/Gewandhaus, Leipzig) Querstand 9601.

PAMELA DECKER: Organ Concerto (Danza – Alba – El Tigre) –Eastern Festival Orchestra/Gerard Schwarz, conductor; Edie Johnson (1982 Fisk/Christ United Methodist Church, Greensboro, NC) Pipedreams Archive (r. 6/29/11).

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