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The Water Music in Three Suites Complete. Handel's Water Music is a collection of short orchestral pieces composed to serenade King George I of England during a boating party on the Thames river in 1717. The music is grouped into three suites, each featuring different instrumental colors and having its own distinct character. The individual movements that comprise these suites include overtures, fanfares, instrumental arias and dances. Each CD package includes two CDs. The first, a Musical Performance Disk, features the top performers and symphony orchestras in the world, performing the best-loved music from the classical music Greats.

Accompanying the Musical Performance Disc is a Conductor's Guide on a separate CD. Here, Maestro Gerard Schwarz discusses the musical performances in depth--movement by movement, section by section--using examples from the recorded performances. There's no better, more enjoyable way to get a basic education in classical music.

You'll also receive a 16-page printed copy of Concert Notes, featuring the unique Music Disc Timeline, which is written to synchronize with the elapsed time display of your CD player. As you play the music on the Performance Disc, you can see exactly where the things that Maestro Schwarz discussed take place in the music. It's like looking into the score--but you don't have to know how to read music!


Disc: 1
1. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Ouverture
2. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Adagio e staccato
3. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Allegro; Andante; Allegro da capo
4. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Allegro
5. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Air
6. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Minuet
7. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Bourrée
8. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Hornpipe
9. Water Music Suite No. 1 for orchestra in F major, HWV 348: Allegro
10. Water Music Suite No. 2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Allegro
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Disc: 2
1. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Handel's Early Career
2. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite I. Movements I & II
3. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite I. Movement III
4. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite I. Movements IV - VI
5. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite I. Movements VII - IX
6. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite II. Movements I - V
7. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Guide to The Water Music: Suite III. Movements I - IV
8. Conductor's Guide to Handel's Water Music (Discussion): Handel in England

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