TitelseiteCarl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788)
Solo in D major for viola da gamba and b.c.

Preface Reviews [in German version] Sample page CDs [in German version] 2nd sample page Errata / Addenda Deutsche Version

Editor: Günter and Leonore von Zadow, introduction: Michael O'Loghlin, realization of thorough bass: Angela Koppenwallner, publication date: 2004-08, source: RISM: B-Bc 5634

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G046C.P.E. Bach, Solo in D major, H.559, VdG+Bc, score, 3 parts, 38 p., ISMN 979-0-50174-046-819.00 €


This Sonata, the second gamba Sonata composed by C.P.E. Bach, is less known than his Sonata in C major (G050), probably due to the higher technical demands placed on the performer. It was composed a year after the first Sonata, has the same stylistic form, and is equally beautiful.

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