Largo from Violin sonata no. 3 in C major

Largo from Violin sonata no. 3 in C major

BWV 1005 uitgevoerd door Yente Lottman
Lichtfabriek, Haarlem

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Largo from Violin sonata no. 3

For Yente Lottman (17), playing with a Baroque bow is a totally new experience. She is playing the Largo from Violin Sonata no. 3 with a Baroque bow built by Luis Emilio Rodriguez in The Hague, in 2008. The more often she plays the Largo, the more secure she feels and the more freedom and possibilities she discovers in the piece. After secondary school, she would like to go on to study at the conservatoire.

In connection with the recordings of Bach’s Violin Sonatas and Partitas, the Netherlands Bach Society has organised a talent development project for the violinists and Baroque violinists of the future. Seven talented Dutch youngsters, aged thirteen to eighteen, were selected at auditions to take part in two masterclasses by Shunske Sato on Bach’s works for violin solo and the Baroque violin, which were held in the spring of 2019. Each young musician chose their own movement to rehearse and record for All of Bach.

This project was created in collaboration with the Netherlands Violin Competition. It received support from the Dutch Musical Instruments Foundation, which provided the violinists with Baroque violins and bows, so that they could explore the new possibilities of these instruments and the Baroque style, under the guidance of Shunske Sato.

The recordings took place in the Lichtfabriek (Light Factory), a former power station in Haarlem.

BWV
1005/3
Title
Largo from Violin sonata no. 3 in C major
Epithet
Sonata no. 3
Instrument
Violin
Genre
chamber music
Serie
Six partitas and sonatas for violin
Year
ca. 1720
City
Köthen, Weimar

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Masterclass young talents

“In the spring of 2019 seven talented Dutch youngsters, aged thirteen to eighteen, took part in two masterclasses by Shunske Sato on Bach’s works for violin solo and the Baroque violin.”

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Credits

  • Release date
    22 October 2019
  • Recording date
    24 June 2019
  • Location
    Lichtfabriek, Haarlem
  • Violin
    Yente Lottman
  • Director and editor
    Onno van Ameijde
  • Music recording
    Daan van Aalst, Pim van der Lee
  • Music edit and mix
    Guido Tichelman, Lilita Dunska
  • Camera
    Jeroen Simons, Marijn Zurburg
  • Lights
    Zen Bloot
  • Grip
    Jasper Leeman
  • Data handling
    Eline Eestermans
  • Interview
    Onno van Ameijde, Marloes Biermans
  • Producer
    Jessie Verbrugh
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