As a naturalised Englishman Händel was adopted by a great recorderloving nation. The master ﬂautist and her congenial partner surround him with illustrious colleagues from his circle of acquaintances adding the spirit of the great Henry Purcell who in turn must have inspired Händel as well. And suddenly the recorder becomes an Italian singer, turns into a Scottish dancer and sets off virtuosic fireworks
Dorothee Oberlinger, recorder
Laurence Cummings, harpsichord
Sonatas, grounds & tunes by Georg Friedrich Händel, Henry Purcell, Georg Philipp Telemann, Godfrey Finger & Arcangelo Corelli.