FRANCESCO BARSANTI (c.1690-1775): Concerti grossi, Op. 3, Nos. 1-5, A Collection of Old Scots Tunes, GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759): Aria from Alcina, HWV 34, March in F “March in Ptolemy”, HWV 346, Concerto for French Horns in F, HWV 331.
Catalogue Number: 09T017
Reference: CKD 567
Description: A diverse program centered around the music composed for The Edinburgh Musical Society in 1742. The Old Scots Tunes, one of the first examples of Scottish traditional music to be faithfully transcribed, uses a fiddle player. Emilie Renard (mezzo), Ensemble Marsyas; Peter Whelan.