Thu 03Sep2020

The virtuoso violin in 17th Century Italy and Austria

Online Live Stream in Sands Films Music Room

7.45pm - 9.45pm

Violinist Maxim Del Mar presents a free concert of music by two of the greatest Austrian composers of the 17th Century, H.I.F. Biber and J.H Schmelzer, whose adoption and transformation of the new Italian style left us with some of the most extraordinary music ever written for the violin.

A. Notari (1566 - 1663): Variazioni sopra il Ruggiero
H.I.F. Biber (1644 - 1704): Sonata I
J.H. Schmelzer (1623 - 1680): Ciaccona In A

Musica Antica Rotherhithe
Maxim Del Mar, Violin
Peter Martin, Theorbo
Oliver Doyle, Harpsichord

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