With an album of celebration, both joyful and solemn, trumpeter Alison Balsom again declares her love for the baroque era, which she calls 'the golden age of the trumpet'. Joining Handel's exuberant 'Music for the Royal Fireworks' are works by two other German-born composers - JS Bach and Telemann - and by the London-born Henry Purcell.
With an album of celebration, both joyful and solemn, trumpeter Alison Balsom again declares her love for the baroque era, which she calls 'the golden age of the trumpet'. Joining Handel's exuberant 'Music for the Royal Fireworks' are works by two other German-born composers - JS Bach and Telemann - and by the London-born Henry Purcell.
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Music For The Royal Fireworks (Dig)
Artist: Alison Balsom
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1. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: I. Overture (Adagio)
2. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: II. Allegro -lentement - allegro
3. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: III. Bourrée
4. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. La Paix (largo alla siciliana)
5. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: V. La Réjouissance
6. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: VI. Minuet 1
7. Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: VII. Minuet 2
8. Trumpet Concerto, TWV 51:D7: I. Adagio
9. Trumpet Concerto, TWV 51:D7: II. Allegro 1
10. Trumpet Concerto, TWV 51:D7: III. Grave 1
11. Trumpet Concerto, TWV 51:D7: IV. Allegro 1
12. Sonata fur sechs Trompeten, Pauke und Basso continuo 1
13. Sonaten, Canzonen und Capriccen, No. 16: Capriccio No. 1 1
14. Sonaten, Canzonen und Capriccen, No. 16: Capriccio No. 2 1
15. Funeral sentences for the death of Queen Mary, Z. 27: I. March 1
16. Funeral sentences for the death of Queen Mary, Z. 27: VI. Thou Knowest Lord 1
17. Funeral sentences for the death of Queen Mary, Z. 27: III. Canzona 1
18. Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: I. Allegro 1
19. Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: II. Adagio 2
20. Trumpet Sonata in D Major, Z. 850: III. Allegro 2
21. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 1: No. 1 "Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage" 2
22. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 1: No. 9 "Ach mein herzliebes" (Arranged for Trumpet by Balsom) 2
23. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 6: No. 1 "Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde schnauben" 2
24. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 2: No. 3 "Brich an, o schönes Morgenlicht" 2
25. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 3: No. 1 "Herrscher des Himmels" 2
26. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248, Part 6: No. 11 "Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen" 27.

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With an album of celebration, both joyful and solemn, trumpeter Alison Balsom again declares her love for the baroque era, which she calls 'the golden age of the trumpet'. Joining Handel's exuberant 'Music for the Royal Fireworks' are works by two other German-born composers - JS Bach and Telemann - and by the London-born Henry Purcell.