Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber

16 Rosary Sonatas for violin and basso continuo

Veronika Strehlke, baroque violin
Gerhart Darmstadt, baroque violoncello
Egino Klepper, chest organ

sound samples

order no. CCD 245
EAN 4028183002457
(2 CDs)

about this recording:
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber’s Rosary Sonatas for scordatura violin are presented here in concentrated clarity by Veronika Strehlke. Corresponding to this is the economical continuo instrumentation of organ and Baroque violoncello, whose scordatura on this recording has been adapted to that of the violin.
sound samples (mp3):
Nr. 2, Christi Geburt - Nr. 7, Geisselung - Nr. 16, Schutzengel

CD 1: sonatas 1-9
CD 2: sonatas 10-16

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