1 CD / Challenge / 2015-07-10Works: George Frederick Handel: Trio sonata for 2 violins & continuo in A major, Op. 5/1, HWV 396; Trio sonata for 2 violins & continuo in D major, Op. 5/2, HWV 397; Trio sonata for 2 violins & continuo in ...
Performers: Banzo, Eduardo Lopez
Conductors: Banzo, Eduardo Lopez
Ensemble: Al Ayre Español
A new account of the most important published chamber music work by Handel! The experienced, renowned, and awarded ensemble Al Ayre Espaņol imbues this performance...continue...
Recording information: Auditorio de Zaragoza, Spain (08/18/2014-08/23/2014)....continue...
Christopher Simpson (c.1605-69): Ayres & Graces / Chelys Viol Consort; Dan Tidhar, chamber organ & harpsichord; James Akers, theorbo & baroque guitar
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2015-07-10Works: Christopher Simpson: Ayres (20) for 2 treble viols & 2 bass viols; Divisions for 2 bass viols in F; Divisions in A minor for 3 bass viols; Divisions on a Ground for 2 bass viols in C major
Performers: Akers, James; Tidhar, Dan
Ensemble: Chelys Consort of Viols
About Christopher Simpson’s life not much is known except that he was a seminal writer for the viol. Modern violists use his 17th c. manual...continue...
Recording information: Girton College Chapel, Cambridge, England (07/2013)....continue...