Charles Avison

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Charles Avison was an important English composer and musician of the last half of the eighteenth century. His father, Richard Avison, was a town musician in Newcastle who probably taught him at home.…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Concerti Grossi (12) in 7 parts done from the Lessons for Harpsichord by Scarlatti 1744 45:07 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 4 in A minor (after Scarlatti) 12:56 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 6 in D major (after Scarlatti) 13:15 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 2 in G major (after Scarlatti) 11:19 Concerto
Concerto in 4 parts No. 9 in C minor, Op. 9/9 1766 06:37 Chamber Music
Concerto in 4 parts No. 7 in E flat major, Op. 9/7 1766 06:36 Chamber Music
Concerto in 4 parts No. 8 in B flat major, Op. 9/8 1766 08:10 Chamber Music
Concerto grosso No. 12 in D major (after Scarlatti) 15:39 Concerto
Concerto in 4 parts No. 1 in G major, Op. 9/1 1766 08:52 Chamber Music
Concerto in 4 parts No. 4 in G minor, Op. 9/4 1766 07:49 Chamber Music
Concerto in 4 parts No. 6 in E minor, Op. 9/6 1766 06:12 Chamber Music
Concerto grosso No. 9 in C major (after Scarlatti) 12:12 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 1 in A major (after Scarlatti) 13:19 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 3 in D minor (after Scarlatti) 10:04 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 8 in E minor (after Scarlatti) 09:59 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 7 in G minor (after Scarlatti) 11:42 Concerto
Concerto for organ & trumpet in D major 12:26 Concerto
Concerto Grosso No. 5 in D minor (after Scarlatti) 09:50 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 11 in G major (after Scarlatti) 13:51 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 10 in D major (after Scarlatti) 07:00 Concerto
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