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 Concerto
Sonatas (6) for 2 violins & continuo, Op. 1 Chamber Music
Sonatas (5), for 2 violins, cello & harpsichord, Op. 8 Chamber Music
Concerto grosso No. 6 in D major (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 9 in C major (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 12 in D major (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto Grosso No. 5 in D minor (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 3 in D minor (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 11 in G major (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 2 in G major (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 8 in E minor (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto No. 6 in D Major, Op. 6/6 Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 7 in G minor (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto grosso No. 4 in A minor (after Scarlatti) Concerto
Concerto in 4 parts No. 4 in G minor, Op. 9/4 1766 Chamber Music
Concerto No. 12 in A Major, Op. 6/12 Concerto
Concerto No. 8 in E minor, Op. 6/8 Concerto
Concerto in 4 parts No. 7 in E flat major, Op. 9/7 1766 Chamber Music
Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 6/1 Concerto
Concerto in 4 parts No. 1 in G major, Op. 9/1 1766 Chamber Music
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