Claire Guimond, baroque flute
Georg Philipp TELEMANN (1681 – 1767)
See the program notes here.
Twelve fantasias for solo flute.
|1.||Fantasia no. 1, in A major||3 :24|
|2.||Fantasia no. 2, in A minor||4 :40|
|3.||Fantasia no. 3, in B minor||3 :36|
|4.||Fantasia no. 4, in B-flat major||4 :16|
|5.||Fantasia no. 5, in C major||4 :59|
|6.||Fantasia no. 6 , in D minor||5 :40|
|7.||Fantasia no. 7, in D major||6 :15|
|8.||Fantasia no. 8, in E minor||4 :30|
|9.||Fantasia no. 9, in E major||5 :45|
|10.||Fantasia no. 10, in F-sharp minor||4 :57|
|11.||Fantasia no. 11, in G major||3 :37|
|12.||Fantasia no. 12, in G minor||4 :51|
Baroque flute by Alain Weemaels 1983, after an original by Rottenburgh.
Claire Guimond is a leading baroque flautist, recognised first in Canada and now well established on the world scene. She is a founding member and artistic director of the Arion Baroque Orchestra, with which she has frequently toured in North and South America and Europe. She performs regularly with Tafelmusik, features in radio and TV broadcasts and plays at many festivals in Europe and North America, performing under such distinguished conductors as Ton Koopman, Andrew Parrott, Barthold Kuijken, Jordi Savall, Nicholas McGegan, Philippe Herreweghe and Bruno Weil.
Ms. Guimond has an extensive discography of over 30 recordings distributed internationally. As well as Arion, these feature harpsichordists Gary Cooper and Luc Beausejour, cellist Jaap ter Linden and violinist Monica Huggett.
Claire Guimond is a member of early-music.com, a site committed to the promotion of some of the world’s finest early music artists.
Recorded in August 1995 at the Eglise Saint-Joseph-de-Riviere-des-Prairies (Quebec)
Producer : Mario Labbé
Production coordinator : Claudia Berardi
Recording producer : Brad Michel, Clarion Productions
Sound engineer : Johanne Goyette, Studio L’Esplanade
Production supervisor : Alain Monast
Photo : André Panneton
Graphic design & production : Luc Beauchemin, Jean-François Denis.
Made in Canada.