Program carillonconcert
Domtoren, Utrecht

Registration of a live-concert
as part of the Festival Oude Muziek 2014
on 7 september 2014

* Video recording of the carillonconcert *
(concert starts after 3 1/2 min.)

With the exception of Byrd, Purcell and the first Bach we have to do with pieces for violin (solo, with basso continuo or with a ensemble). Other feature: with the exception of "Erbarme dich" are all the pieces (partial) based on the use of ostinate basses (ground, passacaglia, chaconne)

William Byrd (1543 1623)
     * The bells (original for virginal)

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644 1704)
     * Sonata nr. 6 for violin and b.c. (Neurenberg, 1681)

Henry Purcell (1659 1695)
     * Music for a while (from 'Oedipus')

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 1750)
     * Adagissimo (from Capriccio sopra la lontananza..., BWV 992)

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (ca. 1623 1680)
     * Sonata nr. 4 for violin and b.c. (from Sonatae unarum fidium, 1664)

Johann Sebastian Bach
     * Aria 'Erbarme dich' (from the Matthaeus- Passion)

Johann Sebastian Bach
     * Ciaccona from Partita nr. 2 for violinsolo, BWV 1004)

All arrangements for carillon: Bernard Winsemius