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Purcell: Ten Sonatas in Four Parts - The King's Consort

VIVAT 106

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NEW RELEASE

Playing time: 77'56"
Tracks: 19
Booklet pages: 43
© 2014 Vivat Music Foundation
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Purcell: Ten Sonatas in Four Parts - The King's Consort published on 28 June 2014

Listen: Purcell: Allegro (Sonata in G minor Z 806) (track 6, 3:39-4:39)

The King's Consort
on authentic instruments:
Cecilia Bernardini, violin
Huw Daniel, violin
Susanne Heinrich, bass viol
Lynda Sayce, theorbo
Robert King, chamber organ and harpsichord

Henry Purcell:

Sonata in A minor, Z 804
1 Grave - Largo
2 Adagio - Canzona - Vivace - Grave

Sonata in D minor, Z 805
3 Adagio - Canzona - Adagio
4 Vivace - Largo

Sonata in G minor, Z 806
5 [Andante] - Canzona
6 Largo - Adagio - Presto - Allegro - Adagio

Sonata in C, Z 808
7 Vivace - Largo - Grave
8 Canzona - Allegro - Adagio

Sonata in F, Z 810
9 [Allegro] - Largo
10 Canzona - Grave - Allegro

Sonata in D, Z 811
11 Adagio - Canzona
12 Grave - Largo - Allegro

Sonata in B minor, Z 802
13 Adagio - Canzona
14 Largo - Vivace - Grave

Sonata in G minor, Z 809
15 Adagio - Canzona
16 Grave - Largo - Vivace

Sonata in E flat, Z 803
17 Adagio - Canzona
18 Grave - Largo - Allegro

Sonata in G minor, Z 807
19 Adagio

Recorded 27-29 October 2013 at Menuhin Hall, Surrey, England

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