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  • Sun
    13
    Mar
    2022

    To Touch the Heart: Passacaglia Trio

    11.30am

    Rook Lane Chapel, Frome

    https://fromeconcertsgroup.org/rook-lane-chapel/

    Music from the Royal courts of Prussia for flute, viola da gamba and harpsichord.

    Centred around the dramatic and touching works of CPE Bach, a composer who audaciously broke free of the conventions of earlier generations, our programme also includes contributions by women composers including King Frederick’s own highly cultivated sisters.

    CPE Bach Sonata for Bass Recorder, Viola da Gamba and bc
    Sonata in E minor for flute and bc
    JS Bach Ricercar a 3 from The Musical Offering BWV 1079
    Frederick the Great, King of Prussia Sonata in C minor for Flute and bc
    Wilhelmine von Bayreuth Sonata for Flute and bc in A minor

    Supported by The Continuo Foundation