SCHMELZER, Johann Heinrich, 1620-1680

Sonatae unarum fidium
Sechs Sonaten für Violine und B.c. Faksimile, Nürnberg 1664
Herausgegeben von Marc Strümper

[Sonatas, violin, bc]

Schmelzer, Sonatae unarum fidium
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Magdeburg, 2009. 4°, viii, 41 pp. Halftone of the Endter edition, Nuremberg, 1664. The first collection of violin sonatas published by a German-speaking composer and a milestone in the history of violin music. The first 6 sonatas are in variation form; the last two introduce dance movements with wonderful ruminative monologues. Introduction in Ger-Eng. Wrappers. $40

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