John Eliot Gardiner

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John Eliot Gardiner (born 20 April 1943, Fontmell Magna, Dorset, England) is an English conductor, most famous for his interpretations of baroque music on period instruments. He formed the The Monteverdi Choir in 1964 and 4 years later The Monteverdi Orchestra, with whose members he founded The English Baroque Soloists in 1978. In 1989, he formed a new period instrument orchestra to perform classical and romantic music, the Orchestre Révolutionnaire Et Romantique, playing Hector Berlioz, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms among others. Married to violinist Elizabeth Wilcock from 1981 until their divorce in 1997. In 2001, he married Isabella De Sabata.
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John Eliot Gardiner - Irlande (Neuf Mélodies) Op. 2 / Le Trébuchet / La Mort D'Ophélie / Chant De La Fête De Pâques album art Berlioz* - April Cantelo, Helen Watts, Robert Tear, Richard Salter (2), Viola Tunnard, Monteverdi Choir* · Gardiner* Berlioz* - April Cantelo, Helen Watts, Robert Tear, Richard Salter (2), Viola Tunnard, Monteverdi Choir* · Gardiner* - Irlande (Neuf Mélodies) Op. 2 / Le Trébuchet / La Mort D'Ophélie / Chant De La Fête De Pâques (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1968 Sell This Version
ZRG 645 John Eliot Gardiner - Motets & Madrigals album art Monteverdi Choir*, John Eliot Gardiner - Monteverdi* & Gesualdo* Monteverdi Choir*, John Eliot Gardiner - Monteverdi* & Gesualdo* - Motets & Madrigals(LP) Argo (2) ZRG 645 UK 1970 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Baroque Venice album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir - Baroque Venice Treasury Series UK 1972 Sell This Version
SDD 363 John Eliot Gardiner - Christmas In Venice album art The Monteverdi Choir, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, John Eliot Gardiner The Monteverdi Choir, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, John Eliot Gardiner - Christmas In Venice(LP) Ace Of Diamonds SDD 363 UK 1972 Sell This Version
SXL 29068 John Eliot Gardiner - Motetes De Monteverdi Y Gesualdo album art Coro Monteverdi*, John Eliot Gardiner Coro Monteverdi*, John Eliot Gardiner - Motetes De Monteverdi Y Gesualdo(LP) Decca SXL 29068 Spain 1974 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Vespro Della Beata Vergine album art Claudio Monteverdi, John Eliot Gardiner Claudio Monteverdi, John Eliot Gardiner - Vespro Della Beata Vergine (Album, Comp) Decca France 1975 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Concertos & Sonatas For Lute album art Vivaldi* · Handel* · Kohaut* / Julian Bream, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Orchestra Vivaldi* · Handel* · Kohaut* / Julian Bream, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Orchestra - Concertos & Sonatas For Lute (Album) RCA Red Seal France 1975 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Music For Queen Mary album art Henry Purcell / John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Orchestra*, Equale Brass Ensemble Henry Purcell / John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Orchestra*, Equale Brass Ensemble - Music For Queen Mary (Album) Erato France 1977 Sell This Version
STU 70911 John Eliot Gardiner - Music For Queen Mary album art Henry Purcell / John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Orchestra*, Equale Brass Ensemble Henry Purcell / John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Orchestra*, Equale Brass Ensemble - Music For Queen Mary(LP, RE, Gat) Erato STU 70911 France 1977 Sell This Version
GMFD 1-76-004 John Eliot Gardiner - Music For Percussion (Volume One) album art Tristan Fry Percussion Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner Tristan Fry Percussion Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner - Music For Percussion (Volume One)(LP, Album + Box) Gale Maximum Fidelity Recording GMFD 1-76-004 UK 1977 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Acis And Galatea album art Georg Friedrich Händel, John Eliot Gardiner, The English Baroque Soloists, Norma Burrowes, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Martyn Hill, Willard White Georg Friedrich Händel, John Eliot Gardiner, The English Baroque Soloists, Norma Burrowes, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Martyn Hill, Willard White - Acis And Galatea Archiv Produktion Germany 1978 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Dixit Dominus - Coronation Anthem N°1 album art Haendel* - Solistes, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner Haendel* - Solistes, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner - Dixit Dominus - Coronation Anthem N°1 (Album) Erato Germany 1978 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Scènes Pour Orchestre Vol.2 album art Massenet* - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo, Gardiner* Massenet* - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo, Gardiner* - Scènes Pour Orchestre Vol.2 (Album) Erato France 1979 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Les Fêtes D'Hébé - La Danse album art Rameau*, John Eliot Gardiner Rameau*, John Eliot Gardiner - Les Fêtes D'Hébé - La Danse (Album) Erato, Erato, Erato France 1979 Sell This Version
ZL 30657 John Eliot Gardiner - The Ways Of Zion Do Mourn - Funeral Anthem For Queen Caroline album art Haendel*, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner Haendel*, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner - The Ways Of Zion Do Mourn - Funeral Anthem For Queen Caroline(LP) Erato ZL 30657 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
MHS Stereo 4104 John Eliot Gardiner - Dixit Dominus - Coronation Anthem No. 1 album art George Frideric Handel* / Soloists, Monteverdi Choir* & Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner George Frideric Handel* / Soloists, Monteverdi Choir* & Orchestra*, John Eliot Gardiner - Dixit Dominus - Coronation Anthem No. 1(LP) Musical Heritage Society MHS Stereo 4104 US 1979 Sell This Version
STU 71173 John Eliot Gardiner - The Ways Of Zion Do Mourn - Les Chemins De Zion album art Haendel* / Soloistes, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra* / John Eliot Gardiner Haendel* / Soloistes, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra* / John Eliot Gardiner - The Ways Of Zion Do Mourn - Les Chemins De Zion(LP) Erato STU 71173 France 1979 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - The Indian Queen album art Henry Purcell, Monteverdi Choir* & English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner Henry Purcell, Monteverdi Choir* & English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner - The Indian Queen Erato France 1980 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - The Tempest album art Henry Purcell, John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra* Henry Purcell, John Eliot Gardiner, Monteverdi Choir* & Monteverdi Orchestra* - The Tempest (Album) Erato France 1980 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Israel In Egypt (Israel In Ägypten) album art Handel* / The Monteverdi Choir, The Monteverdi Orchestra, John Eliot Gardiner Handel* / The Monteverdi Choir, The Monteverdi Orchestra, John Eliot Gardiner - Israel In Egypt (Israel In Ägypten) (Album) Erato Japan 1979 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Die Motetten Bwv 225-231 - Bwv 50 & 118 album art J.S. Bach*, The Monteverdi Choir & The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner J.S. Bach*, The Monteverdi Choir & The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner - Die Motetten Bwv 225-231 - Bwv 50 & 118 (Album) Erato Germany 1981 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - L'Allegro, Il Penseroso Ed Il Moderato - Nach Gedichten Von John Milton album art Haendel*, Soli - Monteverdi Choir* & English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner Haendel*, Soli - Monteverdi Choir* & English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner - L'Allegro, Il Penseroso Ed Il Moderato - Nach Gedichten Von John Milton (Album) RCA, Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Messe Des Morts - Requiem album art André Campra - Soli-Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Choir*, English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner André Campra - Soli-Monteverdi Choir*, Monteverdi Choir*, English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner - Messe Des Morts - Requiem Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
John Eliot Gardiner - Concerti Grossi Op. 3 album art Haendel* - English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner Haendel* - English Baroque Soloists*, John Eliot Gardiner - Concerti Grossi Op. 3 Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
4702K John Eliot Gardiner - Andre Campra Requiem Mass album art The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner - Andre Campra Requiem Mass(LP) Erato 4702K US 1981 Sell This Version