Telemann - Concertos & Cantata ‘Ihr Volker hort’

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Telemann - Concertos & Cantata ‘Ihr Volker hort’

Florilegium, Clare Wilkinson (mezzo-soprano)

£10.95

In the 25 years since their formation (can it really be so long?), the Baroque music ensemble Florilegium has explored everything from JS Bach and Vivaldi, via the byways of the French and even Bolivian (!) repertoire, to Haydn’s ‘London’ symphonies. Much of their best work has been in the music of Georg Philipp Telemann, so it is appropriate that their anniversary disc should be devoted to a further foray into his vast oeuvre. And what music it is! During his lifetime, most of which was spent based in Hamburg, Telemann was held in far higher and wider esteem than... read more

In the 25 years since their formation (can it really be so long?), the Baroque music ensemble Florilegium has explored everything from JS Bach and Vivaldi, via the byways... read more

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