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Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Overview
Works: 632 works in 1,458 publications in 7 languages and 22,304 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Filmed operas  Concertos  Suites  Oratorios  Operas  Concerti grossi  Music videos 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, orc, Other, Musician, ens
Classifications: M1500.P87, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
 
Most widely held works by Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Operatic arias by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Sutherland's legendary 1959 debut operatic recital for Decca, released on a single CD for the first time, with bonus tracks taken from the 1950s L'Oiseau Lyre Handel recording
Great Handel by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Salieri album by Antonio Salieri( Recording )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson sings Handel by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David McVicar's production of Giulio Cesare manages to combine serious insight with entertainment, bringing Handel's masterpiece to life. The outstanding singing of the all-star cast, led by Sarah Connolly, and the vivid playing of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under the baton of William Christie reveal the colour and dramatic character of Handel's music
Handel by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the eighteenth-century composer of the "Messiah", this traces his life and career through original documents, covering his early years in Germany, his apprenticeship in Italy and his prime in London
Piano concerto no. 2 in F minor, op. 21 Grand fantasia on Polish airs in A major, op. 13 ; Grand polonaise brillante, op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Auferstehung und Himmelfahrt Jesu, Wq 240 by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach( )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in German and No Linguistic content and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auferstehung und Himmelfahrt Jesu: Oratorium in zwei Teilen für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Continuo, Wq 240. Text: Karl Wilhelm Ramler
Organ concertos, op. 7 by George Frideric Handel( )

7 editions published in 1997 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Konzert B-Dur für Orgel, Orchester und Continuo, HWV 306 / Konzert A-Dur, HWV 307 / Konzert B-Dur, HWV 308 / Konzert d-Moll, HWV 309 / Konzert g-Moll, HWV 310 / Konzert B-Dur, HWV 311 / Konzert F-Dur, HWV 295 / Konzert d-Moll, HWV 304
Symphonies 26, 52, 53 ; Sinfonia concertante ; Violin concertos by Joseph Haydn( )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Airs de concert et d'opéras by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies 5, 8 & 9 by Franz Schubert( )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brandenburg concertos Brandenburgische Konzerte = Concertos Brandebourgeois by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Il Giardino Armonico's sheer sparkle gives it the edge."--New York Times
Odes by Henry Purcell( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 4 ; A midsummer night's dream by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell( Recording )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SYNOPSIS: In order to cure her unhappiness, Dido, queen of Carthage, marries the Trojan prince, Aeneas, who is madly in love with her. While Dido and Aeneas are out hunting, an evil Sorceress and her assistants plot the destruction of Dido and Carthage. Soon, an evil witch disguised as the God Mercury stops Aeneas. She tells him that he must abandon Carthage and found a new Troy on Latin soil. While Aeneas hates the thought of leaving Dido, he cannot refuse a god's command. In the end, Aeneas decides to defy the god's command and stay with Dido. Nevertheless, Dido refuses to stay with a lover who even considered leaving her and soon dies
Mass in A-flat major, D 678 ; German Mass : D 872 by Franz Schubert( )

4 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonies Wq 183 [et] Wq 182 No. 5 by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Age of Enlightenment Orchestra

Age of Enlightenment Orchestra Londres

Age of Enlightenment Orchestra (Londyn).

OAE.

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment orchestra britannica

Orchestre de la Période des Lumières.

Orchestre de la Période des Lumières Londres

Orchestre de l'âge des Lumières

Orkiestra Wieku Oświecenia.

Orquesta de la Age of Enlightenment

Оркестр эпохи Просвещения

תזמורת עידן הנאורות

エイジ・オブ・インライトゥメント管弦楽団

启蒙时代管弦乐团

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