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Three 'Dresden' Sonatas - Full score and parts

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Few of Montanari's compositions survive, but they suffice to show that he was a composer of rare ability and originality. Among them are three short violin sonatas brought back to Dresden in 1717 by the German violinist Johann Georg Pisendel, who had briefly taken lessons with him. These are loosely describable as chamber sonatas, but make technical and expressive demands well beyond the average. One sonata even ends with an unaccompanied gigue that is a rare example of its kind for Italy. Clearly, Montanari deserves to be rescued from his present neglect. The three 'Dresden' sonatas published together in this volume are believed to be the first-ever modern edition of any of his chamber music.. Format: xii/23+12+8. Media: Full score and parts. Duration: 20'.

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Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music: Bowed Strings Syllabus 2016-2019   (until Dec 2019)  

Violin - grade 7
Cat No. HH114FSP
Price £18.00
ComposerAntonio Montanari
EditorMichael Talbot
CategoryViolin & Piano
PublisherEdition HH
ISMN 979-0-708041-72-6
EAN-13 9790708041726
ISBN 978-1-904229-67-4
ISBN-10 1-904229-67-0
EAN-13 9781904229674
Weight 250 grams
Availability 1 in stock