Andrew Manze is celebrated as, ‘a violinist with extraordinary flair and improvisatory freedom’ (BBC Music Magazine).
This 5-disc collection features works by Corelli, Mozart, Rebel, and Vivaldi
The 5 discs contain the following:
- The complete violin sonatas by Arcangelo Corelli
- Violin sonatas by Jean Rebel (1666-1747)
- Vivaldi: Concert for the Prince of Poland
- Mozart: Three concerti for Violin and Orchestra
Manze’s longtime duo partner Richard Egarr provides the harpsichord accompaniment; Jaap ter Linden performs on Viola da Gamba; the Academy of Ancient Music and The English Concert are all involved in providing orchestral supporting roles. This is a highly varied selection of award-winning recordings, and it offers a comprehensive portrait of one of the past decade’s most influential artists.
Here is audio section of the Mozart-Adagio for Violin and Orchestra in E-Major, K 261, performed by Andrew Manze: