Sheet Music: Ciaccona

TitleCiaccona
from Recorder Sonata No. 12 in F major
Opus numberOp. 2, No. 12, Mvmt. 5
ComposerBenedetto Marcello (1686–1739)
InstrumentationFlute and bass instrument
KeyF major
RangeF4–E6
Time signature3/4
Tempo108 BPM
Performance time4:30
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2015-08-30
Last updated2015-08-30
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Baroque, Chaconnes, Sonatas

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Sunday 30 August 2015

Tune of the Day: Ciaccona by Benedetto Marcello

from Recorder Sonata No. 12 in F major

This magnificent chaconne is the closing movement of a Sonata in F major for recorder and basso continuo, written by Italian composer Benedetto Marcello around 1712. This is an excellent piece to experiment with trills and ornamentation in general.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Adagio Flute & bass
2.Minuet Flute & bass
3.Gavotta Flute & bass
4.Largo Flute & bass