Christoph Schaffrath (1709-1763)
Sonata in A major for obbligato harpsichord and viola da gamba
Editor: Günter and Leonore von Zadow, publication date: 2003-09, introduction: Michael O'Loghlin, continuo realisation: Angela Koppenwallner, source: RISM: D-B Am.B. 497/17
|G048||C. Schaffrath, Sonata in A major for obbligato harpsichord and viola da gamba, VdG+Cemb, score, 1 part, 20 p., ISMN 979-0-50174-048-2||14.50 €|
This Sonata is typical of the post-1730 galant style, in which a beautiful singing melody is more important than coun-terpoint. One of the most important works for viola da gamba by Schaffrath.