Charles Avison

Born 16 February 1709. Died 10 May 1770
Charles Avison
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1709-02-16
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Charles Avison

Charles Avison Biography (Wikipedia)

Charles Avison (16 February 1709 (baptised) – 9 or 10 May 1770) was an English composer during the Baroque and Classical periods. He was a church organist at St John The Baptist Church in Newcastle and at St. Nicholas's Church (later Newcastle Cathedral). He is most known for his 12 Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti and his Essay on Musical Expression, the first music criticism published in English. He composed in a transitional style that alternated between Baroque and Classical idioms.

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Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No.4 in A minor (after Domenico Scarlatti)
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Concerto Grosso No.4 in A minor (after Domenico Scarlatti)
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso in A major, Op 9 No 11
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Concerto Grosso in A major, Op 9 No 11
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No.10 in D major "After Scarlatti"
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Concerto Grosso No.10 in D major "After Scarlatti"
Charles Avison
Concerto No 6 in D (12 Concertos in Seven Parts)
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Concerto No 6 in D (12 Concertos in Seven Parts)
Charles Avison
Concerto in A minor, Op 6 No 4 (2nd mvt)
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Concerto in A minor, Op 6 No 4 (2nd mvt)
Charles Avison
Concerto after Scarlatti no. 3 in D minor
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Concerto after Scarlatti no. 3 in D minor
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No.2 in G major for strings and continuo
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Concerto Grosso No.2 in G major for strings and continuo
Charles Avison
Sonata in G major for harpsichord, violins and cello, Op 5 No 5
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Sonata in G major for harpsichord, violins and cello, Op 5 No 5
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No 5 in D minor after Scarlatti
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Concerto Grosso No 5 in D minor after Scarlatti
Charles Avison
Trio Sonata in A major, Op.7 No.6
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Trio Sonata in A major, Op.7 No.6
Charles Avison
Concerto No 12 in A major Opus 6 - I.Allegro Spiritoso
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Concerto No 12 in A major Opus 6 - I.Allegro Spiritoso
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso in D major, Op 9 No 2 (1st mvt)
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Concerto Grosso in D major, Op 9 No 2 (1st mvt)
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No 9 in A minor, 'After Scarlatti'
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Concerto Grosso No 9 in A minor, 'After Scarlatti'
Charles Avison
Harpsichord Sonata in B flat major, Op 5 No 3
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Harpsichord Sonata in B flat major, Op 5 No 3
Charles Avison
Concerto in 4 parts for str and bc (Op.9`1) in G major
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Concerto in 4 parts for str and bc (Op.9`1) in G major
Charles Avison
Concerto in 7 parts [after D Scarlatti]... no. 10 in D major,
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Concerto in 7 parts [after D Scarlatti]... no. 10 in D major,
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso after Scarlatti No 6 in D major (2nd mvt)
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Concerto Grosso after Scarlatti No 6 in D major (2nd mvt)
Charles Avison
Keyboard Sonata in C major, Op 8 No 2
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Keyboard Sonata in C major, Op 8 No 2
Benedetto Marcello
Canon Triplex, In Omnem Terram Exivit Sonus Eorum
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Canon Triplex, In Omnem Terram Exivit Sonus Eorum
Benedetto Marcello
Psalm 11: Mentre'io tutta ripongo in Dio la mia speranza (In the Lord my God put I my trust) (ending)
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Psalm 11: Mentre'io tutta ripongo in Dio la mia speranza (In the Lord my God put I my trust) (ending)
Benedetto Marcello
Psalm 11 In the Lord my God put I my trust) (opening)
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Psalm 11 In the Lord my God put I my trust) (opening)
Benedetto Marcello
In omnem terram exivit sonus eorum
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In omnem terram exivit sonus eorum

In omnem terram exivit sonus eorum

Music Arranger
Choir
Voces 8
Ensemble
Les Inventions
Director
Barnaby Smith
Patrick Ayrton
Charles Avison
Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 9 in D major
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Concerto grosso Op. 6 No. 9 in D major
Charles Avison
Concerto grosso in C, Op 10 No 4
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Concerto grosso in C, Op 10 No 4
Charles Avison
Concerto grosso No 2 in D minor (after Geminiani)
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Concerto grosso No 2 in D minor (after Geminiani)
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso in G major, Op 9 No 1
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Concerto Grosso in G major, Op 9 No 1
Charles Avison
Concerto Grosso No.3 in d minor
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Concerto Grosso No.3 in d minor
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