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Early Music Forum

on BBC Radio 3

Presenter Lionel Salter MONICA HUGGETT (violin) CHRISTOPHE COIN , MARK
CAUDLE (violas da gamba) CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD (harpsichord)
DAVID MARCH (narrator) Marais An operation for the removal of a gallstone A Melodrama Revived To introduce Medea
(Wed 1.5) RICHARD LUCKETT discusses the origins and circumstances of this short-lived art-form. The English
Arrangements
Recently an 18th-century English arrangement for viola da gamba of two Corelli violin sonatas was discovered.
CHRISTOPHER HOGWOOD discusses its significance and relates it to other arrangements of Italian music. With a performance of the original and the gamba versions of Corelli's
Sonata in E. Op 5 No 11
Producer CLIVE BENNETT

Contributors

Presenter:
Lionel Salter
Violin:
Christophe Coin
Harpsichord:
Christopher Hogwood
Unknown:
Richard Luckett
Unknown:
Christopher Hogwood
Producer:
Clive Bennett

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