Hyperion Records

Concerto in F major 'No 4a', HWV315
composer
Concerti Grossi, Op 3

Recordings
'Handel: Six Concerti Grossi Op 3' (CDH55075)
Handel: Six Concerti Grossi Op 3
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55075  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
Details
Movement 1: (Ouverture) - Allegro - (Lentement)
Track 13 on CDH55075 [6'20] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Movement 2: Andante
Track 14 on CDH55075 [2'15] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Movement 3: Allegro
Track 15 on CDH55075 [1'32] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Movement 4: Minuetto alternativo (Allegro)
Track 16 on CDH55075 [3'26] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)

Concerto in F major 'No 4a', HWV315
EnglishFrançaisDeutsch
Concerto ‘No 4a’ is scored for two oboes, one bassoon, strings and continuo. It is probable that this concerto was first performed during the opera Amadigi on 20 June 1716 ‘for the Benefit of the Instrumental Musick’ at the King’s Theatre, Haymarket. As an integral work for a specific occasion it is an unusually special and unified piece, displaying to advantage almost every facet of Handel’s concerto grosso style.

from notes by Roy Goodman © 1992

Track-specific metadata
Click track numbers opposite to select

Details for CDH55075 track 15
Allegro
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-93-63315
Duration
1'32
Recording date
17 June 1992
Recording venue
All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Handel: Six Concerti Grossi Op 3 (CDA66633)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: February 1993
    Deletion date: May 2001
    Superseded by CDH55075
  2. Handel: Six Concerti Grossi Op 3 (CDH55075)
    Disc 1 Track 15
    Release date: May 2001
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Show: MP3 FLAC ALAC
   English   Français   Deutsch