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Handel: Water Music Suites & Music for the Royal Fireworks

Aradia Ensemble, Kevin Mallon

The Water Music has traditionally been divided into three suites, as it is here, but a recently rediscovered early manuscript copy confirms that Handel originally created one long sequence of... More…
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    March 2006
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Contents:

Handel: Water Music Suite No. 2 in F Major, HWV 348

29:23
  • Aradia Ensemble
  • Kevin Mallon
  • Recorded: 5-8 January 2005
  • Recording Venue: St Anne’s Church, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

I. Overture. Largo - Allegro - II. Adagio e staccato

5:07

III. Allegro - IV. Andante - Allegro

6:53

V. Passepied

3:42

Handel: Water Music Suite No. 2 in D major, HWV349

10:28
  • Aradia Ensemble
  • Kevin Mallon
  • Recorded: 5-8 January 2005
  • Recording Venue: St Anne’s Church, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

I. (Allegro)

2:07

II. Alla Hornpipe

2:59

III. Minuet

1:52

IV. Lentement

2:05

V. Bourree

1:25

Handel: Water Music Suite No. 3 in G major, HWV350

10:52
  • Aradia Ensemble
  • Kevin Mallon
  • Recorded: 5-8 January 2005
  • Recording Venue: St Anne’s Church, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

I. Sarabande

2:59

II. Rigaudon I and II

2:38

III. Menuet I and II

3:34

IV. Gigue I and II

1:41

Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV351

20:07
  • Aradia Ensemble
  • Kevin Mallon
  • Recorded: 5-8 January 2005
  • Recording Venue: St Anne’s Church, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

I. Overture

7:17

II. Bourree

3:05

III. La paix

3:23

IV. La rejouissance

3:05

V. Menuet I - Menuet II

3:17