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Anna’s Baroque Bon Bons

Anna’s Baroque Bon Bons delves into the tales of the musicians, patrons, composers and instruments of the Baroque period. From the esteemed Handel having his life saved by his jacket button while duelling to the latest discoveries of Baroque scores in dusty attics. Each weekly Bon Bon is accompanied by a piece of Baroque music which ties in with the story.

Anna is a music teacher and freelance lecturer. She plays the harpsichord and has a fascination for all that is Baroque.
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Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 20 February 2024

Title: Marie Antoinette’s Harp Tracks: Jean-Baptiste Krumpholz: Concerto for Harp and Orchestra No. 5 in B-Flat Major, Op. 7: II. O ma tendre musette. Andante con variazioni Artist: Xavier de Maistre with Les Arts Florissants and William Christie Publisher: ℗ 2016 harmonia mundi
6 Feb 7 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 13 February 2024

Title: An operatic Love Story (on the eve of Valentine’s Day) Tracks: Luigi Rossi: L'Orfeo, Act 2: "A l'imperio d'Amore" Artist: Christina Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata & Véronique Gens Publisher: ℗ 2019 Christina Pluhar under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company
6 Feb 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 06 February 2024

Title: Madame Quantz’s Lapdog Tracks: Quantz - Flute Sonata No. 273 in G Major: I. Presto ma fiero Artist: Rachel Brown on baroque flute, with James Johnstone on Harpsichord and Mark Caudle on Cello. Publisher: ℗ 1997 Chandos Records
6 Feb 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 30 January 24

Title: Exotic Travels 5: India Tracks: Handel Poro: D'un Barbaro scortese Artist: Ian Bostridge, Bernard Labadie & The English Concert Publisher: Emi Classics 2010
30 Jan 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 23 January 24

Title: Exotic Travels 4: Africa Tracks: Zarambeque from Lucas Ruiz de Ribayos ‘Luz e Norte’ Peter Pontvik & Stockholm Artist: Ensemble Villancico Publisher: ℗ 2002 Caprice
23 Jan 4 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 16 January 24

Title: Exotic Travels 3: America Tracks: Danse des sauvages from Rameau’s Les Indes Galantes. Artist: Marc Minkowski conducts the Les Musiciens du Louvre Publisher: ℗ 2005 Deutsche Grammophon GmbH, Berlin
16 Jan 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 09 January 24

Title: Exotic Travels 2: China Tracks: Purcell: Chaconne "Dance for the Chinese Man and Woman" Artist: Il Giardino Armonico & Giovanni Antonini Publisher: ℗ 2015 Alpha Classics / Outhere Music France
9 Jan 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 02 January 24

Title: Exotic Travels 1: Turkey Tracks: Lully: Le bourgeois gentilhomme (1670): Marche pour la cérémonie des Turcs Artist: Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel Publisher: Deutshes Grammophon 2000
2 Jan 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 12 December 23

Anna’s Baroque Bon Bons delves into the tales of the musicians, patrons, composers and instruments of the Baroque period. From the esteemed Handel having his life saved by his jacket button while duelling to the latest discoveries of Baroque scores in dusty attics. Each weekly Bon Bon is accompanied by…
11 Dec 2023 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 05 December 23

Anna’s Baroque Bon Bons delves into the tales of the musicians, patrons, composers and instruments of the Baroque period. From the esteemed Handel having his life saved by his jacket button while duelling to the latest discoveries of Baroque scores in dusty attics. Each weekly Bon Bon is accompanied by…
4 Dec 2023 7 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 28 November 23

Title: Messiah in Dublin Tracks: Messiah, Pt. 2: 41. Soli and Chorus "How Beautiful Are the Feet" Artist: Dunedin Consort & John Butt Publisher: ℗ 2006 Linn Records
27 Nov 2023 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 21 November 23

Title: Messiah in Dublin Track: Messiah, Pt. 2: 41. Soli and Chorus "How Beautiful Are the Feet" Artist: Dunedin Consort & John Butt Publisher: ℗ 2006 Linn Records
20 Nov 2023 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 14 November 23

Title: The Oklahoma Bachs Track: Il Convito & Maude Gratton Concerto en La Mineur pour clavecin et cordes, F.45: II. Larghetto Artist: Il Convito & Maude Gratton Publisher: ℗ 2015 Mirare
20 Nov 2023 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 24 October 23

Title: Polyphony in the Synagogue Track: Hashirim asher lish'lomo (The Songs of Solomon): Elohim hashivenu Artist: Profeti della Quinta Publisher: ℗ 2008 Pan Classics
23 Oct 2023 5 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 17 October 23

Title: Telemann goes to Paris Track: 6 Quadri, 'Paris Quartets'. Concerto I, TWV 43:G1: I. Grave - Allegro - Grave - Allegro Artist: Musica Ad Rhenum Publisher: ℗ 2006 Brilliant Classics
16 Oct 2023 4 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 10 October 23

Title: The Michaelangelo of Music Track: Sonata in F Major, Op. 2 No. 12: V. Ciacona. Allegro Artist: Dorothee Oberlinger & I Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca Publisher: ℗ 2012 Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH
9 Oct 2023 6 min

Anna's Baroque Bon Bons - 03 October 23

Title: Between Angel and Woman Track: The Lark sings high in the Cornfield by Thomas Linley Sr. Artist: Sung by Dame Emma Kirkby Publisher: 1991 Hyperion
2 Oct 2023 5 min
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