Colourful sounds from the Baroque

Les Graces Naturelles CD

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Jean-Féry Rebel (1666-1749)
1. Violin Sonates
Recit très doux-Gai from Sonate Quatrième in E minor

François Couperin (1668-1733)
2. Passacaille in B minor

Nicola Matteis (ca.1672-ca.1749)
3. Other Ayres and Pieces…The Fourth Part, London (1685)
Aria Amorosa

Nicola Matteis
4. Other Ayres and Pieces…
Ground after the Scotch humour

Tobias Hume (1569-1645)
5. Musical Humours
Harke, Harke

Ross Edwards (b1943-)
6. Ten Duets for treble instruments
The Dorian Pipes

William Lawes (1602-1645)
7. Fantasia Suites
Fantazia from Suite VII in D minor

Andrea Falconiero (1586-1656)
8. Fantaisias, Dances, Villanelle, Aria
La suave Melodia y Su Corrente

Georg Philipp Telemann (1685-1759)
9. Twelve Fantasias for Violin Solo
Grave from Fantasia IV in D Major

Gaspar Sanz (1640-c.1710)
10. Canarios

Georg Philipp Telemann
11. Essercizii Musici
Adagio, Vivace from Trio Sonata V in G minor

Total 38 minutes of music

La Suave Melodia

Rachael Beesley - violin
Cassandra Luckhardt
- viola da gamba
Regina Albanez - theorbo, baroque guitar
Naoki Ueo - harpsichord, organ

Violin - John Johnson, London 1759
Viola da Gamba - John Pringle 1987, after Barbé, Paris 1684
Theorbo - Richard Berg, 1996, after M.Sellas
Baroque Guitar - Daniel Royé, 1980, after Stradavarius
Harpsichord - Bruce Kennedy 1993, after Mietke, Berlin C18th
Organ - Martin Goetze and Dominic Gwynn, Welbeck 1987

Pitch: a' = 415,3 Hz
Recorded: 1 & 2 March 2001
Anglican Church of St.John & St.Philip, The Hague, The Netherlands

Producers: Joseph Tan, Rachael Beesley & Naoki Ueo
Recording engineer & editor: Nico Jonker
Recording and editing: Music Evolution


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