Happy birthday, Christoph

In honor of the birthday of Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787), here is a melody from Orfeo ed Euridice, as interpreted by world champion whistler
Geert Chatrou.

4 Responses to Happy birthday, Christoph

  1. bluecat57 says:

    Inventor of the Gluckenspeil?


  2. Thank you for the remembration, Bob! Love him too. Michael

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  3. Gluck’s blessed spirits have been blessed again, by a from-memory performance that any piccolo player would be proud to have given.

    Does anything else from Gluck’s version of O&E get performed nowadays?

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