Monday 3 July 2017 1:00PM

Maurice Steger recorder; Jean Rondeau harpsichord

Fontana, Falconieri, Storace and more

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this copy has changed slightly from previously advertised and will now be as listed below.


  • Maurice Steger recorder
  • Jean Rondeau harpsichord

Maurice Steger has worked as soloist and director with many of the world’s leading period-instrument ensembles. He leads a whistle-stop tour to major landmarks of the recorder repertoire, including the Sonata in G by Giovanni Sammartini, oboist to the Prince of Wales and music master to his wife and children.

Award-winning young harpsichordist Jean Rondeau completes the programme with jewels of the keyboard repertoire.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
  • Giovanni Fontana (1589-1630)
        • Sonata Seconda
  • Andrea Falconieri (c.1585-1656)
        • La Suave Melodia
  • Bernardo Storace (1637-1707)
        • Ciaccona
  • Pietro Castrucci (1679-1752)
        • Sonata for recorder and basso continuo (after the Violin Sonata Op. 5 No. 8 by Corelli)
  • Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757 )
        • Sonata in D minor Kk213 'The Lover'
        • Sonata in D major Kk119
  • Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700-1775)
        • Sonata in G major for recorder and basso continuo Op. 2 No. 4

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