Day: March 9, 2010

Cello/Gamba Outburst

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Cello / Music

The Bach G-minor gamba sonata and I tangled recently in a golden hall: A performance which, minus the sweeping and impurities, but with the gamba retained, probably should have sounded more like this Hungarian rendition: Whose lack of total Baroque purity, in turn, led me back to Marais, the Roi of gamba composers: Which brought me back to February, and the cleansing waters of “The White Haired Girl” as a counterpoint-less counterpoint to Bach: