Concerto grosso in B flat major
for harpsichord, organ and chamber orchestra (horn in F, trumpet in D,
harpsichord, organ and
The opening allegro announces two themes which play between themselves in a
bright first movement.
The trumpet and organ are tacet as a lyrical andante for horn embedded in
the strings' parallelism trades in a second "strophe" with the violas. The
harpsichord as continuo decorates.
A long-lined adagio in the relative minor begins in but a few voices, moving
to the larger ensemble as the intensity grows.
The finale is announced first in organ alone, and then answered in the
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Concerto grosso in
B flat major
Full score - A4 edition