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The Early Music Show

The Benda Family

Andrew Manze delves into the music of the 18th century Bohemian dynasty, the Benda family.


1 hour


F. Benda – Sonata for violin & basso continuo in A minor
Michaela Comberti (violin)
Jane Coe (cello) / Lars Ulrik Mortensen (harpsichord)
Tracks 4-6
F. Benda – Sonata for flute, cello & harpsichord
Andreas Kröper (flute) / Thomas Fritzsch (cello)
Bernhard Gillitzer (harpsichord)
11 1597-2 131   
Tracks 4-6
J. Benda – Grave from Concerto for violin & strings in G major
(version for cello and strings)
Christian Benda (cello & director)
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Track 2
G. Benda – Concerto for harpsichord in G major
Josef Hála (harpsichord)
Antonin Novák / Vojtech Jouza (violins)
Karel Spelina (viola) / Frantisek Sláma (cello)
Frantisek Posta (violone)
11 1001-2
Tracks 1-3

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