A Courtly Garland for Baroque Trumpet
Robert Farley (Baroque trumpet)
Andrew Arthur (director)
Period ensemble Orpheus Britannicus, with director Andrew Arthur, is joined by the renowned Baroque trumpeter Robert Farley for this fascinating album of works for the instrument.
Charting the rise of the trumpet within art music during the Baroque period and the growing virtuosic and melodic capabilities of its contemporary players, this thrilling programme tells of the coming of age of this exciting genre.