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Albrecht Mayer explores the Baroque era with Bach and Vivaldi

Oboist Albrecht Mayer and cembalist Vital Julian Frey take their audience on a journey with works by two of the main masters of the Baroque era: Bach and Vivaldi. Together they explore oboe concertos and trio sonatas as well as famous arias transcribed for Oboe d’Amore in which Albrecht Mayer can display his virtuosic mastery of the instrument and its singing qualities.


Alessandro Marcello: Oboe Concerto in D minor, S.Z799 (adapted for oboe and harpsichord)

Johann Sebastian Bach
Organ Sonata No. 3 in D minor, BWV 527 (adapted for oboe and harpsichord)
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 (adapted for oboe and harpsichord)

Antonio Vivaldi: Oboe Concerto in C major, RV 450 (adapted for oboe and harpsichord)

Johann Sebastian Bach

Ich ruf zu dir Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639, Orgelbüchlein Nr. 40 (adapted for oboe d’amore and harpsichord)
Organ Sonata No. 4 in E minor, BWV 528 (adapted for oboe d’amore and harpsichord)


Albrecht Mayer
Vital Julian Frey
Recorded at the Siemens-Villa Berlin

In partnership with Siemens Arts Program


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