Christoph Schaffrath (1709-1763)
sonatas for transverse flute and basso continuo
G minor and D major
Editor: Günter and Leonore von Zadow, publication date: 2006-12, introduction: Michael O’Loghlin, continuo realisation: Dankwart von Zadow, source: RISM: D-B Mus.ms 1975/5 and /6
|G101||C. Schaffrath, Two sonatas for transverse flute and basso continuo, First Edition, Fl+Bc, score with realisation, 2 parts, 36 p., ISMN 979-0-50174-101-4||17.50 €|
Christoph Schaffrath was a significant member of the Berlin School , the group of composers who worked at the court of Frederick the Great in the middle of the eighteenth century. With their characteristic leaps between registers, these late baroque sonatas exploit the brilliance of the flute.