The Stylus Fantasicus - virtuoso violin sonatas
The Stylus Fantasicus is a genre of virtuoso instrumental music that blossomed across Europe in the late 17th century. This concert includes works by Schmelzer, Erlebach and Biber who all contributed to the evolution of the musical practice of the time, especially for the violin.
Domitille Gilon: violin
Ronald Martin Alonso: viola da gamba
Damien Pouvreau: théorbo
Thomas Soltani: harpsichord and direction
(See also 3 June and 17 June for other concerts in the Sypert series of Early Music Concerts)