Pièces de viole, Livre I

Pièces de viole were collections of suites for bass viol and usually continuo written by several French Baroque composers, most notably Marin Marais, whose five Livres form a core of the viol repertoire. This particular book was first published in 1686 (viola part) and 1689 (continuo part). It was dedicated to Monsieur de Lully.

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
Pièces de viole, Livre I - Prelude, Fantaisie, Allemande/Double,Courante/Double, Sarabande, Gigue/Double
Pièces de viole, Livre I - 82. Chaconne
Pièces de viole, Livre I - 83. Tombeau de Mr Meliton
Pièces de viole, Livre I - Complete performance (transposed - For Violin and Piano - Burmester))
Composer Form Instrument Period
Marin Marais Piece Baroque

Marin Marais

Marin Marais was a French composer and viol player. He studied composition with Jean-Baptiste Lully, often conducting his operas, and with master ...
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