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The University of Southampton

Master of Music Recital Event

MMus recital
19:00 - 20:30
20 September 2017
Turner Sims University of Southampton Highfield Southampton SO17 1BJ

For more information regarding this event, please telephone Louise Johnson on 023 8059 8424 or email .

Event details

MMus performer, Claire Horacek, presents a selection of music for the viola da gamba in the 18th century.

Viola da gamba player, Claire Horacek, will be joined by harpsichordist Laurence Cummings for sonatas by C. P. E. Bach, Baldassare Galuppi (recently published for the first time) and J. S. Bach, and will also be performing Komm, süßes Kreuz  from Bach's St. Matthew Passion with with baritone vocalist Andrew Randall. The concert will also feature one of Telemann's newly-discovered, unaccompanied Fantasias and characterful pieces by Marais. 

Sonata in C major for viola da gamba with basso C.P.E.Bach (1714-1788)
Three movements from Pièces de Viole books 4 and 5 Marin Marais (1656-1728)
Arpeggio, WKO 205 C.F.Abel (1723-1787)

Recitative: Ja, freilich will in uns das Fleisch und Blut
Aria: Komm, süßes Kreuz

J.S.Bach (1685-1750)
Suonata à Viola da Gamba in G major Baldassare Galuppi (1706 –1785)
Fantasia 7 (G minor) TWV 40:32 G.P.Telemann (1681-1767)
Sonata in D major for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord BWV 1028 J.S. Bach
Claire Horacek MMus viola da gamba recital poster
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