Violin Sonata No.3

George Frideric Handel

Violin Sonata No.3 in A major

HWV361, Op. 1/3

About this work...

This sonata from the 15 Sonate da camera was originally scored for solo violin and a basso continuo which can be realized by harpsichord or piano, with an ad libitum cello or viola da gamba. The first of the four movements is marked Affetuoso and is a beautiful study centering around the melodic interval of a major ni...