Sheet Music: Larghetto

from Recorder Sonata in C major
Opus numberOp. 1, No. 7, HWV 365, Mvmt. 1
ComposerGeorge Frideric Handel (1685–1759)
InstrumentationFlute and Harpsichord/Piano
KeyC major
Time signature4/4
Tempo69 BPM
Performance time2:55
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2010-09-07
Last updated2010-09-07
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Tuesday 7 September 2010

Tune of the Day: Larghetto

from Sonata in C major by George Frideric Handel

This supple aria starts Handel's Sonata in C major for Recorder and continuo. Despite the movement being a Larghetto in C major, it concludes with a one-bar Adagio in G major.

Here are the links to the other movements of the sonata: Allegro, Larghetto, A tempo di Gavotta, Allegro.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Larghetto Flute & Piano
2.Allegro Flute & Piano
3.Larghetto Flute & Piano
4.A tempo di Gavotta Flute & Piano
5.Allegro Flute & Piano