Sunday 13 January 2019
Tune of the Day: Giga by Boismortier
from Flute Sonata No. 1 in G major
This lively giga is the closing movement of the first sonata from Sonates pour la flûte traversière avec la basse, Op. 19 by the prolific French Baroque composer Joseph Bodin de Boismortier. These sonatas were originally published in Paris in 1727.