Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 09/11/2010

DJs: 
Adrian Montufar
Artist Title Album Label Link
Fux, Johann Josef Ouverture for 2 oboes, bassoon and strings The Concentus Musicus, Dir. Nikolaus Harnoncourt The Bach Guild (LP, BGS - 70690)
Vivaldi, Antonio Bajazet (pasticcio opera, "tragedia per musica", in 3 acts) Europa Galante - dir, Fabio Biondi. David Daniels, Marijana Mijanovic, Patrizia Ciofi, Vivica Genaux, Elina Garanca, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo . Virgin Classics (CD, 5 45676 2)
Gluck, Christoph Willibald Alessandro (balletto) Musica Antiqua Köln, Dir. Reinhard Goebel. Archiv Produktion (CD, 445 824-2)
Lully, Jean-Baptiste Le Mariage forcé (music written to accompany Molière's play) Hilde Langfort, harpsichord; Austrian Tonkuenstler Orchestra; Dietfried Bernet, conductor. The Musical Heritage Society (LP, MHS 704)
Handel, Georg Frideric La Resurrezione (oratorio, last scene) The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Dir. Ton Koopman. Erato (CD, WE 815 7A)

An edition of Saturday Night at the Opera with a baroque focus. In addition to a Vivaldi 'pasticcio', the incidental music for Molière's "Le Mariage forcé" and a ballet were played.