Sonata Viola da Gamba Solo & Basso, from the Pembroke collection, WKO 152

Instrumentation: Viola da gamba & bc
Format: Sheet music    
Product code: G188    


This energetic and effective little sonata in G major might have been played by Abel himself in his concerts. It is part of the Pembroke collection, whose other pieces with bass are generally somewhat simpler. An accompaniment by a cello or a second viol corresponds to the custom at Abel’s time. However, the bass can just as well be played by a keyboard instrument. Our score contains therefore a continuo realisation.

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