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A tale of two printers

A tale of two printers: Estienne Roger in Amsterdam and John Walsh in London. Hannah French discovers how and why they changed the publishing scene and how musical taste spread across Europe as a result.

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33 minutes

Music Played

  • Nicola Matteis

    No, you never loved like me

    Ensemble: Gli Incogniti. Director: Amandine Beyer.
  • Nicola Matteis

    No, you never loved like me

    Performer: Valer Barner-Sabadus. Performer: Olga Watts. Performer: Pavel Serbin.
  • Turlough O'Carolan

    Aira di Camera

    Performer: Nancy Hadden.
  • Henry Purcell

    Whilst I with Grief (The Spanish Friar, Z 610)

    Conductor: Kevin Mallon. Singer: Johane Ansell. Ensemble: Aradia Baroque Ensemble.
    • Purcell: Theatre Music, Volume 2.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Servaas De Konink

    Venite Ad Me (Sacrarum Armoniarum Flores)

    Performer: Anne Grimm. Ensemble: Netherlands Bach Society.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in E minor, Op 5 No 8 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Enrico Onofri. Ensemble: Imaginarium.
    • Corelli: Violin Sonatas Opus 5 Vol 2.
    • Passacaille.
    • 10.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in B flat major, Op 5 No 2 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Chiara Banchini. Ensemble: Jesper Christensen. Ensemble: Luciano Contini. Ensemble: Kathy Gohl.
    • Corelli: Sonate a violino e violone o cimbalo Op.V.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 9.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in G minor, Op 5 No 5 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Lina Tur Bonet. Ensemble: Musica Alchemica.
    • Corelli: Violin Sonatas, Op. 5.
    • Pan Classics.
    • 24.
  • Godfrey Finger

    Sonata Terza

    Ensemble: La Reveuse. Director: Benjamin Perrot.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto No 2 in G minor, RV 578 (1st mvt)

    Director: Rachel Podger. Ensemble: Brecon Baroque.
    • Rachel Podger.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 4.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe Concerto in D Minor, Op 9 No 2 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Paul Goodwin. Ensemble: The King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • VIVALDI AND ALBINONI: Wind Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Scherzano sul tuo volto (Rinaldo)

    Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini. Singer: Sandrine Piau. Singer: Sara Mingardo. Ensemble: Concerto Italiano.
    • Handel - Sandrine Piau, Sara Mingardo.
    • Naive.
    • 15.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Violin Concerto in C minor, Op 3 No 2 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Giuliano Carmignola. Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Andrea Marcon.
    • Locatelli: L'arte del Violino.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 11.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Messiah (Pt 1 Sc 4: There were shepherds...Glory to God)

    Singer: Lucy Crowe. Ensemble: Le Concert d’Astrée. Conductor: Emmanuelle Haïm.
    • Handel: Messiah.
    • Erato.
    • 14.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in G minor, Op 5 No 5 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • Corelli: Violin Sonatas, op. 5.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 22.