Or $8.99 to buy MP3. 15 No.5 in F major, WK 77, String Quartet Op. 16a No.1 in G major, WK 92, Trio Sonata Op. 8 in A major, WK 148, Sonata for viola da gamba No. 11 No.1 in F major, WK 53, Keyboard Concerto Op. [3][5] He gave a concert of his own compositions in London, performing on various instruments, one of which was a five-string cello known as a pentachord, which had been recently invented by John Joseph Merlin.[6]. 8 No.2 in B flat major, WK 62, String Quartet Op. ‘Carl Friedrich Abel’ was created in 1777 by Thomas Gainsborough in Rococo style. Composer : Abel, Carl Friedrich Instrumentation : cello (viola da gamba), string orchestra and basso continuo Edition : set of string parts, 3,3,2,3 June 20, 1787) was a German composer of the Classical era. After playing in the Dresden court orchestra (1743–58), Abel went to London in 1759, where he was appointed chamber musician to Queen Charlotte in 1764. He traveled to Germany and France between 1782 and 1785, and upon his return to London, became a leading member of the Grand Professional Concerts at the Hanover Square Rooms in Soho. Carl Friedrich Abel (1723–1787) was a contemporary of J C Bach, and a fashionable performer and promoter in London in the eighteenth century. Carl Friedrich Abel (22 December 1723[n 1] – 20 June 1787)[2][3] was a German composer of the Classical era. Later, it was discovered that this symphony was actually the work of Abel, copied by the boy Mozart—evidently for study purposes—while he was visiting London in 1764. ), symphonist of the pre-Classical school and one of the last virtuosos of the viola da gamba. Carl Friedrich Abel, La Stagione ‎– Chamber Music Label: cpo ‎– 999 209-2 Format: CD, Album Country: Germany Released: 1994 Genre: Classical. 4 No.3 in E flat major, WK 9, Symphony Op. Carl Friedrich Abel: Symphony in C major Op. Abel was born in Cöthen, the son of Christian Ferdinand Abel, the principal viola da gamba and cello player in the court orchestra of Johann Sebastian Bach. The striking rhythms and transparent orchestral texture were inspired by the Italianate style of Johann Adolf Hasse. 18 No.6 in F major, WK 140, Sonata for viola da gamba No. 12 No.2 in A major, WK 68, Flute Quartet Op. Save to collection. 12 No.6 in G major, WK 72, String Quartet Op. None [force assignment] Movements/Sections Mov'ts/Sec's: 6 symphonies: Symphony in G major, WK 13 Symphony in B-flat major, WK 14 Symphony in D major, WK 15 Symphony in F major, WK 16 Symphony in C major, WK 17 Symphony in E-flat major, WK 18 First Pub lication. Carl Friedrich Abel (b. December 22, 1723 in Cöthen) was one of the most renowned viola da gamba players of his day. Bach, he initially took a post under Johann Adolf Hasse in the Dresden court orchestra, and remained … Carl Friedrich Abel was born in Köthen in Saxony-Anhalt on 22 December 1723. 15 No.4 in G major, WK 76, String Quartet Op. 8 No.6 in F major, WK 66, Flute Quartet Op. 16b No.3 in C major, WK 100, Trio Sonata Op. Carl Friedrich Abel was the last of the great viola da gamba players before the instrument went into a period of a century and a half of dust and silence. Carl Friedrich Abel was a German composer of the Classical era. Carl Friedrich Abel, symphonist of the pre-Classical school and one of the last virtuosos of the viola da gamba. 8 No.3 in E flat major, WK 63, String Quartet Op. 1 (WK 25) 4) Allegro 4.22 5) Andante 1.34 6) Allegro ma non troppo 2.35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 7) "Deh vieni, non tardar" (Le Nozze di Figaro) 3.18 Johann Friedrich Reichardt: Symphony in G . 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