Viola da Gamba Sonata in G major, WK 155 (Abel, Carl Friedrich)




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Performers Phillip W. Serna, viola da gamba
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Misc. Notes Based in the Chicago area, Dr. Serna works to bring the early western string instrument family known as the viola da gamba into many area schools – demonstrating solo literature from the Renaissance, Baroque and early Classical periods for treble viol, tenor viol, bass viol & violone. For more information, visit here and here.
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General Information

Work Title Viola da Gamba Sonata in G major
Alternative. Title
Composer Abel, Carl Friedrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WK 155
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICA 31
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Adagio
II. Allegro
III. Menuet
IV. Adagio
Dedication Elizabeth Spencer (Lady Pembroke)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Viola da gamba solo
Primary Sources Autograph (GB-Lbl)

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Dedicatee mentioned also as having been a composer.