Baroque Concertos – Vivaldi, Marcello, Handel


Baroque Concertos – Vivaldi, Marcello, Handel
Helaerts; Reversy; Demessieux; Ernest Ansermet
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4800833
Barcode
00028948008339
Format
1-CD
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ANTONIO VIVALDI
Bassoon Concerto in A minor, RV 497
Bassoon Concerto in D minor, RV 481 (transc. Malipiero)

ALESSANDRO MARCELLO
Oboe Concerto in C minor (trans. Bonelli)

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
Organ Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 4 No. 1, HWV 289
Organ Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 4 No. 2, HWV 290

Henri Helaerts, bassoon
Roger Reversy, oboe
Jeanne Demessieux, organ
L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Ernest Ansermet

Recording information

Recording producers: John Mordler (Vivaldi RV 497); Victor Olof (Vivaldi RV 481, Handel, Marcello)
Recording engineers: Kenneth Wilkinson (Vivaldi RV 497); Gil Went (Vivaldi. RV 481, Handel, Marcello)
Recording location: Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland, October 1951 (Marcello);   April 1952 (Vivaldi RV 481); October 1952 (Handel); March 1968 (Vivaldi RV 497)

Reviews

‘warmly stylish playing from the orchestra and Henri Helaerts’ Classical Source.com

‘given unashamedly big-style readings. How delightful! It’s great to have them available again’ Classical Source.com

‘the start turn here is the blazing performance of the Op. 4 No. 2 Organ Concerto’ International Record Review