Monday, 12 August 2019

Biber

Born on this day in 1644 (in Bohemia) was the great Baroque composer Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber, who wrote some of the most extraordinary solo violin music in the repertoire. If you have ten minutes to spare today, I'd recommend immersing yourself in this performance of his monumental Passacaglia by the rather lovely Elicia Silverstein...


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