The baroque spirit in all his musical shapes. This programme is dedicated to Pieter Hellendaal, the 18th century Dutch composer who worked in England most of his life.
In this episode you’ll hear examples of the different genres he worked in.
Pieter Hellendaal (1721-1799)
1. Sonata for violin and basso continuo in A, op. 2,5
Antoinette Lohmann, violin. Furor Musicus
(album: Pieter Hellendaal, “Violin Sonatas” – Globe GLO 5271 – 2018)
2. Concerto grosso in D, op. 3,5
Archetti Baroque String Ensemble led by Carla Moore en John Dornenburg
(album: Handel & Hellendaal, “Grand Concertos” – Centaur CRC 3368 – 2014)
3. Sonata for violin and basso continuo in D, op. 5,6
Jaap ter Linden, cello. Ton Koopman, harpsichord. Ageet Zweistra, cello
(album: Pieter Hellendaal, “Six Solos for the Violoncello with a Thorough Bass” – NM Classics 92008 – 1989)
4. Sonata for violin and basso continuo no. 4 in D
Johannes Pramsohler, violin. Gulrim Choï, cello. Philippe Grisvard, harpsichord
(album: Pieter Hellendaal, “Tthe Cambridge Sonatas” – Audax ADX 13720 – 2020)