Corelli: Concerti Grossi

Overview

Though little known and seldom discussed, the concerto grosso constitutes a form of baroque classical music, originating in the 17th Century, in which musical exchanges are handed back and forth between a full symphony orchestra and a small, tightly-knit group of soloists. As originally shot in October 1986, this performance film includes renditions of virtually all the concerti grossi authored by the originator of the form, composer Arcangelo Corelli, here played by the orchestra I Solisti Veneti. Featured ...
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Overview

Though little known and seldom discussed, the concerto grosso constitutes a form of baroque classical music, originating in the 17th Century, in which musical exchanges are handed back and forth between a full symphony orchestra and a small, tightly-knit group of soloists. As originally shot in October 1986, this performance film includes renditions of virtually all the concerti grossi authored by the originator of the form, composer Arcangelo Corelli, here played by the orchestra I Solisti Veneti. Featured soloists include Marco Fornaciari and Guy Touvron.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/24/2008
  • UPC: 880242722881
  • Original Release: 1987
  • Source: Euroarts
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:46:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 69,924

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
José Montes-Bacquer Director
Cesare Bonamico Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Corelli: Concerti Grossi
1. Opening [:57]
2. I Largo - Allegro [2:58]
3. II Largo - Allegro [3:23]
4. III Largo - Allegro [5:03]
5. IV Allegro [2:17]
6. I Largo - Allegro [5:53]
7. II Grave - Vivace [3:57]
8. III Allegro [2:32]
9. Credits [1:23]
10. Opening - Arcangelo Corelli Sonata a Quattro in D Major [:58]
11. I Adagio [1:34]
12. II Allegro [1:13]
13. III Grave [1:47]
14. IV Spirituoso [:35]
15. V Allegro [:55]
16. I Vivace - Grave [1:46]
17. II Allegro [1:52]
18. III Adagio - Allegro - Adagio [3:13]
19. IV Vivace [1:14]
20. V Allegro - Pastorale ad Libitum. Largo [4:36]
21. Credits [1:18]
22. Opening - Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Grosso in F Major Op.6 No.9 [:58]
23. I Preludio. Largo [1:38]
24. II Allemanda. Allegro [2:51]
25. III Corrente. Vivace [1:25]
26. IV Gavotta. Allegro [:39]
27. V Adagio - Minuetto. Vivace [2:32]
28. Preludio. Andante Largo [2:24]
29. II Allemanda. Allegro [2:20]
30. III Adagio Corrente. Vivace [3:36]
31. IV Allegro [1:31]
32. V Minuetto. Vivace [1:52]
33. Credits [1:17]
34. Opening - Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Grosso in B Flat Maor, Op.6 No.11 [:58]
35. I Preludio. Andante Largo [2:20]
36. II Allemanda. Allegro [1:49]
37. III Adagio - Andante Largo - Sarabanda. Largo [3:21]
38. IV Giga. Vivace [1:18]
39. Arcangelo Corelli Sonata in D Minor "La Follia": Adagio Variazioni - Adagio [12:02]
40. Opening Corelli Concerto Grosso in F Major Op. 6 No.12 - I Preludio. Adagio [2:41]
41. II Allegro [2:24]
42. III Adagio [1:39]
43. IV Sarabanda. Vivace [1:02]
44. V Giga. Allegro [2:07]
45. Credits [1:18]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Corelli: Concerti Grossi
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   Chapters
   Trailers
      Gedon Kremer Back to Bach
      Mozart: Violin Sonatas
      Juilliard String Quartet Plays Beethoven
      Hagen Quartett Plays Mozart
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      DTS 5.1
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