|Active from 1987|
|Albums Brandenburg Concertos, Die Schöpfung|
Awards Classic Brit Critics Award
Members Gottfried von der Goltz, Petra Müllejans, Katharina Arfken, Torsten Johann, Daniela Helm
Freiburger Barockorchester (Freiburg Baroque Orchestra) is a German orchestra founded in 1987, with the mission statement: "to enliven the world of Baroque music with new sounds".
The orchestra is based in Freiburg im Breisgau. In addition to Baroque music, it has performed works by composers such as Beethoven, Schubert and Weber, and contemporary music.
The orchestra gave its first concert in 1987 and began touring abroad with a performance in Amsterdam in 1989. The first tour to America in 1995. Violinists Gottfried von der Goltz and Petra Müllejans from among their own numbers are the regular musical directors. The orchestra performs a quarter of its concerts with guest conductors such as Ivor Bolton, René Jacobs, Philippe Herreweghe and Trevor Pinnock.
The Freiburger Barockorchester was awarded the Echo Klassik 2012 as "Ensemble of the Year (Historical Instruments)".
Die Zauberflöte - K 620 - Act II - Scene 18: Aria for Soprano: "Ach - ich fühls - es ist verschwunden"2003
He Trusted In God That He Would Deliver Him2006
Messiah - HWV 56: Part II - no 31 Accompagnato "He was cut off out of the land of the living" / no 32 Air "But Thou didst not leave His soul in hell"2006