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Christoph Willibald Gluck

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2 July 1714 - 15 November 1787
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Intro to Gluck

Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck was a German composer of Italian and French opera in the early classical period. After many years at the Habsburg court at Vienna, Gluck brought about the practical reform of opera's dramaturgical practices that many intellectuals had been campaigning for over the years. With a series of radical new works in the 1760s, among them Orfeo ed Euridice and Alceste, ... more
Orfeo et Eurydice: Mélodie for Piano Solo
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Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits from Orfeo ed Euridice
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Orfeo ed Euridice: Melodie d'Orphée (extract)
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Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Eurydice) - Arranged Sgambati / Act 2: Melodie dell'Orfeo
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Orfeo ed Euridice: Act I: Ah, se intorno a quest'urna funesta - Recitative: Basta, basta, o compagni - Ah, se intorno a quest'urna funesta (Orfeo, Chorus)
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Alceste: Act III Scene II: Duetto - Cari figli
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Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice) - Sung in Italian/Vienna version (1762) - Act 3: "Che farò senza Euridice?"
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Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
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Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
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Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice), Wq.30 / Act 3: Che farò senza Euridice? [Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice) / Act 3]
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Explore Gluck's music

Silent Night (De Mooiste Klassieke Kerstcomposities)
Love & Marriage: Classical Music for Your Wedding
Altus: From Castrato to Countertenor
Magic Of The Flute (The)
Study Music: Classical Music for Thinking and Concentration (The Night Edition)
Les flûtes enchantées (Classical Soli, Vol. 1)
Piano Recital: Fischer, Thomas - Gluck, C.W. / Liszt, F. / Thalberg, S. / Gottschalk, L.M. / Bertini, H. / Czerny, C. (Opera for Piano)
50 Best Opera
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