trio sonata


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trio sonata

n
1. (Classical Music) a type of baroque composition in several movements scored for two upper parts and a bass part
2. (Classical Music) a similar type of composition played on a keyboard instrument, esp an organ
Translations
Triosonate
tríósónata
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Directed from the harpsichord by Jeanette Sorrell their encores, a fantasia on American folk tunes, and Sorrell's transformation of Vivaldi's trio sonata La Folia into an improvised dance jam, hinted at the direction this album takes.
The programme will include Bach's Trio Sonata Number One.
The hall's organ was built by a chap called Peter Collins and the programme will include Bach's Trio Sonata Number One.
The program also showcases a flute concerto and trio sonata by Benda.
56) The logic for withdrawing redundant trio sonatas might lend credence to the hypothesis that the von Voss family once owned the Library of Congress trio sonata, if the practice of withdrawing items from their collection resulted from duplication.
Bach's Gamba Sonata in G minor is in fact an arrangement of the Trio Sonata for two flutes and basso continuo in G major that Bach composed around the same time and bears witness to what is perhaps Bach's most important contribution to the development of eighteenth century chamber music: the elevation of the harpsichord from subordinate to equal (sometimes superior), fully written-out musical partner in the duo sonata style.
2; Telemann Concerto in D Major for Horn, Strings, and Continuo; Fick: Concerto a 5 in E[flat] Major; Quantz: Concerto in E[flat] Major; Telemann: Concerto for Violin, Horn, Cello, and Continuo; Pezold: Trio Sonata in F Major; Graun: Trio in D Major for Violin, Horn, and Continuo
Bach's Trio Sonata from "The Musical Offering," performed by guest violinist Kathryn Lucktenberg; guest flutist Jonas Pologe; Amici cellist Steven Pologe; and guest harpsichordist Julia Brown.
Similarly, on the title page to his only two published trio sonatas (Wq 161/1-2), Bach advises that both works may also be performed in an alternate guise "by playing one of the upper voices on the keyboard," thus transforming trio sonata to keyboard trio.
Another popular Rodewald visitor, Emma Kirkby, appears on disc singing the 9 German Arias and the Gloria of Handel accompanied by the violin cello and organ of London Baroque, who also play a Trio Sonata.
Accompanying the six concertos are the Trio Sonata from Bach's Musical Offering, also somewhat lacking in refinement, and a transcription of the Concerto in G minor, this one for flute and strings.
Juliet Sarkessian's first novel, Trio Sonata, is forthcoming.