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Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major BWV 1050; FestspielOrchester Göttingen
Seeded by voicesofmusic on 26 Jun 2016
Author: Voices of Music
A highlight from the Gala Concert at the Göttingen International Handel Festival, 2016: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, performed by the FestspielOrchester Gottingen, Laurence Cummings, director. The Göttingen Handel Festival is one of the oldest and most prestigious festivals in Europe. Every year, musicians from around the world celebrate the music of Handel and his contemporaries with performances of operas, oratorios and many other concerts. Vist the Handel Festival on the web at: Keep track of their activities year 'round on Facebook: In March of 1721, Johann Sebastian Bach carefully inked six of his best concertos into a book for the Margrave of Brandenburg, Christian Ludwig. These concertos were originally titled "Six Concerts à plusieurs instruments," but they are now known as the "Brandenburg" Concertos in English or "die Brandenburgischen Konzerte
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