Torelli: The original Brandenburg Concertos

Giuseppe Torelli was one of the most important composers of the Italian Baroque, being among the developers of the Baroque concerto and Concerto Grosso. This album marks the tercentenary of his death with a selection of Torelli's concertos written for his employer, George Friedrich II, the Margrave of Brandenburg- Ansbach.

SIGCD157  62 minutes 30 seconds
'Charivari Agreable's accomplished performances prove that Torelli's music doesn't deserve to remain neglected. The Oxford-based ensemble has a distinctly international make-up, and expertly conjures ...
'This is a rewarding glimpse of the early history of the concerto, explained in wonderfully Baroque booklet notes by Ng' (International Record Review)