CABINET OF WONDERS, Vol. 1 – VILSMAYR • VISCONTI • SCHREIVOGEL: Sonatas for Violin and Basso Continuo (includes première recordings)

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Released Autumn 2020
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CABINET OF WONDERS, Vol. 1

Kinga Ujszászi baroque violin
Tom Foster
harpsichord

Johann Joseph VILSMAYR (1663–1722)
Partita (Sonata) in E flat major for Scordatura Violin and Basso Continuo (manuscript) *
(open strings B♭ – E♭ – B♭– E♭)
I. Prelude [Grave – Presto]
2. II. Aria [Tarde]
3. III. Aria [Adagio]
4. III. Passagalia [Allegro – Presto]
5. IV. Menuett
6. V. Final

Gasparo VISCONTI (1683–1731)
Sonata in C minor for Violin and Basso Continuo (manuscript) *
7. I. Grave
8. II. Allegro Moderato
9. III. –

Sonata in F major for Violin and Basso Continuo (manuscript) *
10. I. Andante
11. II. Allegro
12. III. Adagio
13. IV. Menuet

Johann Friedrich SCHREIVOGEL (fl. 1707–1749) (SCHREYFOGEL)
Sonata in E minor for Violin and Basso Continuo
14. I. Grave
15. II. Andante
16. III. Allegro assai

Sonata in D minor for Violin and Basso Continuo (manuscript)
17. I. –
18. II. Allegro
19. III. Adagio
20. IV. –

Sonata in E flat major for Violin and Basso Continuo *
21. I. Vivace
22. II. Largetto
23. III. Allegro

Première recording *
Manuscripts from the Schrank II (Cabinet II) collection, Dresden (collected/copied by Johann Georg Pisendel (1687–1755)) except † from the Tartini Collection held at the Jean Gray Hargrove Memorial Library at the University of Berkeley, California

Schreivogel Sonata in E minor and Sonata in E flat major published by Edition HH, edited by Michael Talbot

Recorded at the Church of the Ascension, Plumstead, London, UK, 14–16 March 2020
Tracks 7–9 and 18–20 produced by David Gerrard, all other tracks produced by Tom Hammond (Chiaro Audio)
24bit, 96kHz hi-resolution recording, editing and mastering by John Croft (Chiaro Audio)