BOISMORTIER: 6 Sonatas for 2 Pardessus de Viole, Op. 63

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Premiere recording of the 6 Sonatas, Op. 63, which were originally published in 1737 (modern edition published by Atelier Philidor). The compositions are exquisite and expressive and have not been heard since the mid-18th century since the engraved score has only recently been discovered.

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Released on a DigiSleeve CD and on all digital platforms: Autumn 2024

Dialogue Viols
Jacqui Robertson-Wade
and Peter Wendland Pardessus de viole

Joseph Bodin de BOISMORTIER (1689–1755)
1–24. 6 Sonatas for 2 Pardessus de viole, Op. 63 (pub. 1737)

Marin MARAIS (1656–1728) arr. Jean-Pierre de VILLENEUVE (1706–1771)
25. Pièces de viole, Book 1 (pub. 1686): Fantasie en écho (1686) (arr. 1759)

François COUPERIN (1668–1733) arr. Jacqui ROBERTSON-WADE
26. Pièces de clavecin, Book 3 (pub. 1722): 15th Order: Le Dodo, ou L’Amour au Berceau

Recorded at St Martin’s Church, Eastwood Hay, Newbury, UK, 11–13 September 2023
Recorded and mastered by Dave Rowell
Produced and edited by Matthew Bennett
24bit, 192kHz high resolution recording, editing and mastering