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Home » Composers » German Composers » Graun

Carl Heinrich Graun (1704-1759) & Johann Gottlieb Graun (1702-1771)

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Carl Heinrich Graun - L'Opéra baroque

Carl Heinrich Graun, L'Orfeo - details on the 2002 production directed by Ralf Popken with  the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin. L'Opéra baroque advises that a recording will be forthcoming.

Recordings

Carl Heinrich Graun. Der Tod Jesu (Berlin 1755). Oehms OC 1809 (2 CDs, November 2014). Thomas Gropper, L'arpa Festante, Arcis-Vocalisten München. Monika Mauch, soprano; Georg Poplutz, tenor; Andreas Burkhart, baritone. UK | FR | DE
Carl Heinrich Graun. Easter Oratorio. cpo (1 CD, March 2013). Michael Alexander Willens, Kölner Akademie. Dagmar Sasková, soprano; Jan Kobow, tenor, Andreas Wolf, bass. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun & Carl Heinrich Graun. Concerti. cpo (1 CD, February 2011). Petra Müllejans, Capella Academica Frankfurt. Michael Schneider, recorder. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun. Concertos for Strings. Challenge Classics (2 CDs, September 2009). Modern Times_1800. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun & Carl Heinrich Graun. Trios for 2 Violins & Basso. cpo 777 423-2 (1 CD, August 2009). Les Amis de Philippe. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP 
Carl Heinrich Graun (1704-1759). Grosse Passion - Kommt her und schaut (1730). cpo 777 452-2 (2 CDs, April 2009). Details. Hermann Max, Das Kleine Konzert, Rheinische Kantorei. Veronika Winter, soprano; Hilke Andersen, mezzo-soprano; Markus Schäfer, tenor; Ekkehard Abele, bass. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Carestini - The Story of a Castrato. Naïve 00946 3 95242 2 8 (1 CD, October 2007). Details. Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor. Emmanuel Haïm, Le Concert d'Astrée. Includes two arias from C.H. Graun's Orfeo. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Carl Heinrich Graun. Te Deum. cpo 777 158-2 (1 CD, September 2006). Fritz Naef, L'arpa festante, Basler Madrigalisten. Monika Mauch, soprano; Elisabeth von Magnus, contralto; Bernhard Gaertner, tenor; Klaus Mertens, bass. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun & Carl Heinrich Graun. Concerti. Accent 24166 (1 CD, October 2006). Marcel Ponseele, Il Gardellino. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun. Concertos. cpo 999 887-2 (1 CD, May 2005). Martin Haselböck, Wiener Akademie. Ilja Korol & Daninel Sepec, violins; Vittorio Ghielmi, viola da gamba. Sinfonia grosso in D major; Violin concertos in d minor and A major; Concerto per la Viola da Gamba in A major. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Cleopatra. Arias from C.H. Graun's Cleopatra e Cesare, Hasse's Marc'Antonio e Cleopatra, Handel's Giulio Cesare in Egitto & Mattheson's Cleopatra. CBC Records SMD 5233 (1 CD, October 2004). Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano. Jean Lamon, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. US | UK | DE | FR | CA | JP
Carl Heinrich Graun. Der Tod Jesu - Passion Cantata 1755. Details. Hyperion CDA 67446 (2 CDs 2004). Excerpts from the sleeve notes. Sigiswald Kuijken, La Petite Bande, Ex Tempore. Uta Schwabe, soprano; Inge van de Kerkhove, soprano; Christoph Genz, tenor; Stephan Genz, baritone. Time = 101'17. Includes music cut in the fine recording by Pál Németh on HM Quintana 1903061 (78'32). US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Carl Heinrich Graun. Cleopatra & Cesare (Berlin 1742). Harmonia Mundi HMC 901561/63 (3 CDs 1996). René Jacobs, Concerto Köln, RIAS-Kammerchor. Cleopatra: Janet Williams, soprano; Cesare: Iris Vermillion, mezzo-soprano; Cornelia: Lynne Dawson, soprano; Tolomeo: Robert Gambill, tenor; Arsace: Ralf Popken, countertenor; Lentulo: Jeffrey Francis, tenor; Achilla: Klaus Häger, baritone; Cneo: Elisabeth Scholl, soprano; Sesto: Maria Cristina Kiehr, soprano. Libretto by Giovanni Gualberto Bottarelli after La Mort de Pompée by Corneille. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

Reissued on HMX 2901461/3 (2003). US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

Carl Heinrich Graun. Christmas Oratorio. cpo 999 707-2 (1 CD 1999). Hermann Max, Rheinische Kantorei, Das Kleine Konzert. Ingrid Schmithüsen, soprano; Lena Susanne Norin, contralto; Markus Schäfer, tenor; Klaus Mertens, bass. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun. Sinfonien und Flötenmusik. Details. NCA 60131-215 (1 CD 2003). Ensemble barock a.c.c.u.u.t. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun. Trio Sonatas. cpo 999 623-2 (1 CD 1999). Ludger Rémy, Les Amis de Philippe. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Johann Gottlieb Graun. Konzertante Musik mit Viola da Gamba. Astrée E8617 (1 CD 1998). Details. Christophe Coin, Ensemble Baroque de Limoges. Vittorio Ghielmi and Gilles Colliard, viols. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Carl Heinrich Graun. Der Tod Jesu - Passion Cantata 1755. Harmonia Mundi Quintana 903061 (1 CD, 1992), reissued on 1903061 (1994). Pál Németh, Capella Savaria, Cantamus Chamber Choir, Halle. Mária Zádori, soprano; Márta Fers, soprano; Martin Kleitmann, tenor; Klaus Mertens, baritone. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Reissued on Hungaroton (May, 2010). US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP
Bach, CPE. Gamben Sonaten. Plus a duet for 2 viols by Christoph Schaffrath and a trio for viol, harpsichord obligato and basso continuo by Johann Gottlieb Graun. Ricercar RIC 047025 (1 CD 1988). Reissued on Ricercar ECCO. Philippe Pierlot, Ricercar Consort. UK | DE | FR

Reissued as part of the 2-CD set Sonderlich auff Violen. Ricercar RIC 231 (2003). US | UK | DE | FR | CA | JP

Books

Daniel Heartz. Music in European Capitals: The Galant Style, 1720-1780. 1078 pages. Norton, 2003. Details. See pages 369-384. Includes a discussion of C.H. Graun's Montezuma, with libretto by Frederick the Great. US | UK | FR | DE | CA | JP

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