Midday Music Playlist for 12/17/2012

Part 1 of Handel's Messiah, plus the Rossini-Respighi ballet The Fantastic Toyshop and Richard Strauss's Happy Workshop for 16 winds.


Artist Title Album Label Help Support GPB
Corelli, A. Adagio from Christmas Concerto, Op. 6/8 Collegium Musicum 90, Standage Chandos 0754
Bach, J.S. Sheep May Safely Graze (arr. Mary Howe) Angela Hewitt Hyperion 67309
Respighi, O. La Boutique Fantasque (The Fantastic Toyshop) Cincinnati Sym, Lopez-Cobos Telarc 80396
Handel, G.F. Messiah, Part 1 Tafelmusik Baroque Orch & Chamber Choir, Gauvin, Blaze, Miller, Polegato, Taurins Tafelmusik 1016
Strauss, R. Sonatina No. 2 in E-flat, "Happy Workshop" for 16 wind instruments Orpheus Chamber Orch DG 445 849
Corelli, A. Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6/8, "Christmas Concerto" Europa Galante, Biondi Naive 20012