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Carl Heinrich Graun

voc, 1704-1759 DE, Uebigau-Wahrenbrück
Singer / Composer of Classical

Carl Heinrich Graun (7 May 1704 – 8 August 1759) was a German composer and tenor singer. Along with Johann Adolph Hasse, he is considered to be the most important German composer of Italian opera of his time.

        
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Cleopatra e Cesare (Act 1): Tra le procelle assorto on Mirrors by Jeanine De Bique, Concerto Köln & Luca Quintavalle
Cleopatra e Cesare, WV B:I:7: Tra le procelle assorto (Aria) on Cleopatra - Baroque Arias by Regula Mühlemann
Rodelinda, regina de' Langobardi (Act 1): L'empio rigor del fato on Mirrors by Jeanine De Bique, Concerto Köln & Luca Quintavalle
Trio for Oboe d'amore, Horn and Bassoon in E Major: I. Allegro on Graun, J.G. / Graun, C.H.: Chamber Music for Winds by Carl Heinrich Graun & Concert Royal, Cologne
Adriano In Siria: Deh, tu bel Dio d'amore...Ov'è il mio bene? on Sacrificium by Cecilia Bartoli, Il Giardino Armonico & Giovanni Antonini
Demofoonte: Misero pargoletto on Sacrificium by Cecilia Bartoli, Il Giardino Armonico & Giovanni Antonini
Britannico: Mi paventi il figlio indegno on Agrippina - Opera Arias by Ann Hallenberg & Riccardo Minasi
Weihnachtsoratorium: Mache dich auf, werde licht on Graun: Weihnachtsoratorium by Carl Heinrich Graun, Arcis-Vocalisten Munich, L'arpa Festante & Thomas Gropper
Graun: Orfeo, GraunWV B:I:25: "In mirar la mia sventura" on Carestini: A Castrato's Story by Philippe Jaroussky & Le Choeur d'Astrée
Weihnachtsoratorium: Gott sei Dank durch alle Welt on Graun: Weihnachtsoratorium by Carl Heinrich Graun, Arcis-Vocalisten Munich, L'arpa Festante & Thomas Gropper

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Opera AriasCarl Heinrich Graun – Julia Lezhneva, Concerto Köln, Mikhail Antonenko2017Album
Uns Ist Ein Kind Geboren - WeihnachtsoratoriumCarl Heinrich Graun - Arcis-Vocalisten München, Barockorchester L'Arpa Festante, Thomas Gropper2017Album
OsteroratoriumCarl Heinrich Graun − Nina Koufochristou • Dagmar Saskova • Jan Kobow • Andreas Wolf • Kölner Akademie, Michael Willens2013Album
Oboe ConcertosJohann Gottlieb Graun, Carl Heinrich Graun - Xenia Löffler, Batzdorfer Hofkapelle2013Album
Te Deum • MotetsCarl Heinrich Graun2006Album
Cleopatra & CesareCarl Heinrich Graun, René Jacobs, Concerto Köln2003Album
Christmas OratorioCarl Heinrich Graun − Ingrid Schmithüsen • Klaus Mertens • Lena Susanne Norin • Markus Schäfer • Rheinische Kantorei • Das Kleine Konzert • Hermann Max1999Album
Der Tod Jesu (Cantate De La Passion • Passionskantate)Carl Heinrich Graun - Mária Zádori - Márta Fers - Martin Klietmann - Klaus Mertens - Capella Savaria • Pál Németh1994Album
Der Tod Jesu = The Death Of JesusCarl Heinrich Graun - Costanza Cuccaro, Karl Markus, John Shirley-Quirk, RIAS-Kammerchor, RIAS Sinfonietta Dirigent Uwe Gronostay1984Album
La Mort Du ChristCarl Heinrich Graun - Bernadette Degelin, Louis Devos, Kurt Widmer, Het Westvlaams Vocaal Ensemble, Musica Polyphonica1983Album
Graun: Montezuma / Bonincini:GriseldaCarl Heinrich Graun / Giovanni Bononcini - Joan Sutherland, Elizabeth Harwood, Spiro Malas, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Richard Bonynge1980Compil.
Musik Am Hofe Friedrichs Des GroßenFriedrich der Grosse, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Johann Joachim Quantz, Carl Heinrich Graun - Kammersolisten Nürnberg1980Album
Excerpts From MontezumaCarl Heinrich Graun, Joan Sutherland, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Richard Bonynge1967Album
Music In Old Towns And Residences (I) / Potsdam: At The Court Of Frederick The GreatCarl Heinrich Graun / Johann Joachim Quantz / Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach / Friedrich der Grosse1965Album
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