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Biber: The Rosary Sonatas

John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (chamber organ & harpsichord)), Stephen Stubbs (lute/chitarrone), Andrew Lawrence-King (harp/regal), Erin Headley (gamba/lirone)

Biber's 15 Mystery Sonatas with their additional Passacaglia for unaccompanied violin were written in about 1678 and dedicated to his employer, the Archbishop of Salzburg. Each Sonata is inspired... More…

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Contents

Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Joyful Mysteries, 1. The Annunciation

6:33
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Praeludium

2:26
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Aria and variations

1:25
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Adagio

1:32
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Finale

1:10
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Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Joyful Mysteries, 2. The Visitation

5:09
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

1:06
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Presto

0:59
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Allamanda

2:15
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Presto

0:49
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Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Joyful Mysteries, 3. The Nativity

7:15
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

1:39
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Courente

1:45
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Double

1:40
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Adagio

2:11
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 4 in D Minor 'The Presentation in the Temple'

8:26
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 5 in A Major 'The Finding in the Temple'

7:12
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Praeludium

1:20
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Allamanda

1:37
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Guigue

1:23
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Sarabanda

1:21
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Double

1:31
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Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Sorrowful Mysteries, 6. The Sweating of Blood

8:14
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Lamento

3:47
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Aria

2:51
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Adagio

1:36
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Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Sorrowful Mysteries, 7. The Scouring at the Pillar

9:55
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Allamanda

2:33
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Variatio

2:30
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Sarabanda

1:17
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Variatio

3:35
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 8 in B-Flat Major 'The Crowning with Thorns'

4:46
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

1:13
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Presto

1:11
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Guigue

0:46
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Double I

0:35
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Double II

1:01
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Biber: The Mystery Sonatas, The Five Sorrowful Mysteries, 9. The Carrying of the Cross

7:13
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

2:24
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Courente

1:10
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Doubles I & II

2:07
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Finale

1:32
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 10 in G Minor 'The Crucifixion'

9:51
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Praeludium

1:21
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Aria

1:17
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Variatio 1 - 2

2:20
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Variatio 3 (adagio)

2:37
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Variatio 4 - 5

2:16
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 11 in G Major 'The Resurrection'

8:23
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

2:47
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Surrexit Christus hodie

4:15
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Adagio

1:21
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 12 in C Major 'The Ascension'

6:48
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Intrada

0:37
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Aria tubicinum

1:19
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Allamanda

1:58
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Courente

1:22
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Double

1:32
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 13 in D Minor 'The Descent of the Holy Ghost'

8:28
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

3:19
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Gavotte

1:36
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Guigue

1:56
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Sarabanda

1:37
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 14 in D Major 'The Assumption of the Virgin'

10:49
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Praeludium

2:39
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Ciacona (Aria)

6:08
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Guigue

2:02
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Biber: Mystery Sonata No. 15 in C Major 'The Coronation of the Virgin'

20:53
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  • Tragicomedia
  • John Holloway (violin), Davitt Moroney (keyboards)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-31
  • Recording Venue: July 1989 / St Martin's Church, East Woodhay, Newbury, Berkshire

Sonata

2:28
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Aria

5:12
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Canzona

1:55
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Sarabanda & double

2:29
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Passacaglia

8:49
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