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La Folia - Variations on a Theme / Woolley, Purcell Quartet

Album Summary

>Corelli, Arcangelo : Sonatas (12) for Violin and Basso Continuo, Op. 5
>Marais, Marin : Pièces de viole, Book 2
>Scarlatti, Alessandro : Toccata d'intavolatura for keyboard in D minor ("d'ottava stesa" or "Primo Tono")
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Trio Sonata for 2 Violins and Basso Continuo in D minor, Op. 1 no 12/RV 63 "La Follia"
>Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel : Variations (12) for Harpsichord in D minor, Wq 118 no 9/H 263 "Folie d'Espagne"
>Geminiani, Francesco : Concerti Grossi (12), for 2 violins, strings & continuo (after Op. 5 Sonatas of Corelli)
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'Add to the remarkable program Hyperion's marvelous sound, plus excellent performances by the musicians, and you have a very attractive release indeed' (American Record Guide)



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Works Details

>Corelli, Arcangelo : Sonatas (12) for Violin and Basso Continuo, Op. 5
  • Performers: Richard Boothby (Cello); Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin); Robert Wooley (Harpsichord)
  • Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
  • Running Time: 10 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Marais, Marin : Pièces de viole, Book 2
  • Performer: William Hunt (Viola da gamba)
  • Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
  • Running Time: 16 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Scarlatti, Alessandro : Toccata d'intavolatura for keyboard in D minor ("d'ottava stesa" or "Primo Tono") :: Folia
  • Performer: Robert Wooley (Harpsichord)
  • Running Time: 13 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Trio Sonata for 2 Violins and Basso Continuo in D minor, Op. 1 no 12/RV 63 "La Follia"
  • Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
  • Running Time: 9 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 1705

>Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel : Variations (12) for Harpsichord in D minor, Wq 118 no 9/H 263 "Folie d'Espagne"
  • Performer: Robert Wooley (Harpsichord)
  • Running Time: 8 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1778

>Geminiani, Francesco : Concerti Grossi (12), for 2 violins, strings & continuo (after Op. 5 Sonatas of Corelli) :: Concert Gr
  • Ensemble: Purcell Quartet
  • Running Time: 10 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1726-1729