Baroque Duet

Kathleen Battle & Wynton Marsalis - Baroque Duet [1992]  Music

Posted by Aregak at March 23, 2017
Kathleen Battle & Wynton Marsalis - Baroque Duet [1992]

Kathleen Battle & Wynton Marsalis - Baroque Duet [1992]
EAC Rip | FLAC, TRACKS+CUE, LOG | Covers | 1cd, 300 MB
Classical | Label: Sony Classical | Catalog Number: SK 46672 | TT: 65’22"

Jazz buffs are very familiar with Wynton Marsalis and his trumpet. Opera lovers know the quality voice of lyrical soprano Kathleen Battle. A perfect blending of these two performers, in the Baroque music, has been acheived in this CD. The match of human voice and trumpet seems to us, at the end of the Twenth Century, a mismatch. But to quote Ellen T. Harris, who wrote the liner notes, "The real and sympolic power of the trumpet makes its combination with the quieter instruments and voice seems, at first, imbrobable, but a softer sweeter style of playing in the high ("clarino") register was typical in art music for the trumpet…". Sounds simple enough, but Wynton is one of the few players who can do it well. So well in fact, that at several points Kathleen's voice and Wynton's trumpet blend into one voice, a balanced singularity, even duplicating each others vibrato exactly. A truely amazing accomplishment, which can only be fully appreciated by listening; but once you hear this glorious sound, you'll want to upgrade your stero system to capture its fullness…
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Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra - The Complete Sony Recordings: Box Set 47CDs (2015)

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra - The Complete Sony Recordings: Box Set 47CDs (2015)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 7,37 Gb
Label: Sony | Release Year: 2015

Sony Classical will reissue its recordings by Tafelmusik, the GRAMMY-nominated period-instrument orchestra, in a new box set of 47 CDs. Originally released between 1989 and 1998, the recordings of the famed orchestra's Baroque and Classical repertoire are all being issued together for the first time in a single Sony Classical box set.

VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 3 (2008)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Dec. 8, 2015
VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 3 (2008)

VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 3 (2008)
Classical, Baroque | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 3,21 Gb | E-Booklet - 71 Mb
Label: Sony Bmg | Release Year: 2008

Baroque Masterpieces - collection of Baroque music in the best performance in the company Sony BMG DHM Artenova. One of the best collections of Baroque music! The greatest works - the legendary performance! Baroque music is a style of European classical music in the period from about 1600 to 1750. The Baroque era follows the Renaissance and the Classical period precedes. The main in this music was an expression of emotions. Baroque music - this violence and ecstasy, in contrast to the confidence and independence of the Renaissance.

VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 2 (2008)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Dec. 6, 2015
VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 2 (2008)

VA - Baroque Masterpieces 60 CD Box Set Part 2 (2008)
Classical, Baroque | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 3,20 Gb | E-Booklet - 71 Mb
Label: Sony Bmg | Release Year: 2008

Baroque Masterpieces - collection of Baroque music in the best performance in the company Sony BMG DHM Artenova. One of the best collections of Baroque music! The greatest works - the legendary performance! Baroque music is a style of European classical music in the period from about 1600 to 1750. The Baroque era follows the Renaissance and the Classical period precedes. The main in this music was an expression of emotions. Baroque music - this violence and ecstasy, in contrast to the confidence and independence of the Renaissance.

VA - Baroque Masterpieces [60 CD Box Set - Part V - 41-50] (2008)  Music

Posted by luckburz at April 27, 2013
VA - Baroque Masterpieces [60 CD Box Set - Part V - 41-50] (2008)

VA - Baroque Masterpieces Part V - 41-50
EAC+LOG+CUE | WV: 3,55 GB | Full Artwork | 5% Recovery Info | 60 CD Box
Label/Cat#: Sony BMG # 88697303862 | Country/Year: Europe 2008
Genre: Classical | Style: Baroque
VA - Baroque Masterpieces [60 CD Box Set - Part IV - 31-40] (2008)

VA - Baroque Masterpieces Part IV - 31-40
EAC+LOG+CUE | WV: 3,30 GB | Full Artwork | 5% Recovery Info | 60 CD Box
Label/Cat#: Sony BMG # 88697303862 | Country/Year: Europe 2008
Genre: Classical | Style: Baroque
Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra, Joachim Carlos Martini - Handel: Gideon (2004)

Frankfurt Baroque Orchestra, Joachim Carlos Martini - Handel: Gideon (2004)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 02:31:44 | 757 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Naxos | Catalog: 8.557312-13

"Gideon is an oratorio put together after Handel’s death by John Christopher Smith, son of the composer’s long-serving secretary and copyist of the same name…One thing should be made plain at once about Gideon (and this, I fear, constitutes a slap on the wrist for Naxos): the balance of materials included by the younger Smith is, on the evidence of Naxos’s own booklet, not at all as described in the blurb on the back of the box. There, we are told “The 1769 oratorio Gideon, with a new libretto by Handel’s former collaborator Thomas Morell, uses music largely drawn from Handel’s work, sacred and secular, with a lesser number of elements by Smith himself.”

V.A. - The Baroque Collection (25CDs, 2005)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Feb. 28, 2017
V.A. - The Baroque Collection (25CDs, 2005)

V.A. - The Baroque Collection (25CDs, 2005)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 3.49 GB | Covers 89.6 Mb
Label: Brilliant Classics | Release Year: 2005

Energetic performances and thoroughly researched interpretations by ensembles like La Magnifica Commynita and The Netherlands Bach Ensemble. And some big names like the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields and the King's College Choir, Cambridge. Of course there are Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, Handel's Water Music and Vivaldi's Four Seasons. But also music by Albinoni, Locatelli, Telemann, Purcell, Couperin and Corelli.
Rudolph Palmer, Brewer Baroque Chamber Orchestra - Handel, Bononcini: Muzio Scevola [1992]

Handel, Bononcini - Muzio Scevola (Rudolph Palmer) [1992]
Classical | Newport Classic NPD 85540 | TT: 58.08+57.48 | EAC (FLAC, cue, log) | Covers | 517 Mb

Muzio Scevola ("Mucius Scaevola", HWV 13) is an opera seria in three acts about Gaius Mucius Scaevola. The Italian-language libretto was by Paolo Antonio Rolli, adapted from a text by Silvio Stampiglia. The music for the first act was composed by Filippo Amadei, the second act by Giovanni Bononcini, and the third by George Frideric Handel. Collaborations of groups of composers were common in the 18th century, though this is the only one done in London. Bononcini had written the music for two earlier treatments of this story on his own, works dating from 1695 and 1710. The opera's initial run of performances began at the King's Theatre in London on 15 April 1721. A part of the second act and the third part composed by Händel is documented on the production of new port Classic being here.
Yoshikazu Mera / Bach Collegium Japan / Masaaki Suzuki - Baroque Arias (1998, BIS # BIS-CD-919) [RE-UP]

Yoshikazu Mera - Baroque Arias
Yoshikazu Mera (countertenor) / Bach Collegium Japan / Masaaki Suzuki (conductor)
EAC+LOG+CUE | APE: 290 MB | Artwork | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: BIS # BIS-CD-919 | Country/Year: Sweden 1998
Genre: Classical | Style: Baroque, Vocal

]Yoshikazu Mera born May 21, 1971, in Miyazaki, Japan, is a Japanese countertenor. His range is three and a half octaves. Originally wanting to become a pop singer, Mera now primarily sings classical music from the West but also classical Japanese music. He appears frequently as a soloist with the Bach Collegium Japan, which under its conductor Masaaki Suzuki performs Baroque music. His 1998 recital disc "Nightingale" on Sweden's BIS Records was a major success in Japan.