Cornucopia CD

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The Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado’s first CD, Cornucopia features the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado performing a variety of music from the 17th and 18th centuries, with selections by Handel, Telemann, Leclair, Muffat, and Avison.

“What a wonderfully joyous collection. As fans of BCOC have come to expect, the playing here is spot-on, energetic and sumptuously delivered. These rarely heard gems offer a nice cross-section of French, German and English Baroqe styles in readings that show the warmth and technical assurance of the ensemble's strings, highlighted by the terrific solo playing of Tekla Cunningham and Cynthia Miller-Freivogel. A worthy debut that cries out for an encore.”
—Marc Shulgold, former music critic, Rocky Mountain News

Track Listing

  1. Concerto No. 9 in C Major/A Minor after Domenico Scarlatti
    Charles Avison (1709-1770)
  2. Concerto in G Major for four violins without bass, TWV 40:201
    Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)
  3. Sonata No. 1 in D major from Armonico Tributo (1682)
    Georg Muffat (1653-1704)
  4. Sonata in G Minor for two violins without bass, op. 12, no. 5
    Jean-Marie Leclair (1697-1764)
  5. Concerto in G major (from Trio Sonata op. 5 no. 4)
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Music Sample

PLAY Charles Avison, Concerto in C Major: Largo

Cover Art

Charles Collins (c.1680-1744), A Still Life of Pears, Peaches and Grapes (1734), Berger Collection, Denver Art Museum.

Program Notes

For program notes, from the CD, click here.

Ordering Information

Note: This CD is now sold out! We are in the process of making it available for digital download as an album. Please check back soon for more information.

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