Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319

The Twelve Grand Concertos, HWV 319-330 (also known as Concerti Grossi, Op. 6), composed by Georg Friedrich Handel, are a series of concertos for a concertino trio of two violins and violoncello, and a four-part string orchestra with harpsichord continuo. First published in 1739 by John Walsh, they were later renamed as Op. 6 in a conscious effort to link them to Corelli's Twelve Grand Concertos. Handel dedicated a considerable amount of time to the composition of these concertos, incorporating the full range of his compositional styles. The Concertos include trio ... more

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RecordingConcerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319 - I. A tempo giusto
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RecordingConcerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319 - II. Allegro
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RecordingConcerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319 - III. Adagio
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RecordingConcerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319 - IV. Allegro
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RecordingConcerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319 - V. Allegro
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Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319
Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319
Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319
Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319
Concerto Grosso no. 1, HWV 319

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