Concerto Grosso No.5

George Frideric Handel

Concerto Grosso No.5 in D major

HWV323, Op. 6/5

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This work is one of a series of twelve dashing and elegant concerti grossi in which Handel explores kaleidoscopically shifting relationships among the instruments of a string orchestra. In consonance with the traditions of concerto grosso style he exploits the contrast between a small concertino (group of solo instrume... read more