The Genesis of Corelli



For more than a decade, Baroque trio Latitude 37 has been giving exquisite and authentic performances of 17th and 18th-century music.

The combination of Baroque violin, viola da gamba and harpsichord opens up a wealth of fascinating, rarely heard repertoire. In 2019 its concert series focuses on a composer who represents the epitome of Baroque theatricality and flamboyance, Arcangelo Corelli.

Experience the essence of all that is treasured in Baroque music by pioneering composer Arcangelo Corelli. With Baroque specialists Latitude 37, explore his early life and works, from trio sonatas of stunning vibrancy to his first opus and a fascinating backdrop of music from his formative years in Bologna. Under the hands of this masterful trio, Corelli’s astonishing gift is brought to life.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & Latitude 37


Arcangelo Corelli
Trio Sonata in F, Op.1 No.1

Maurizio Cazzati
Trio Sonatas, Op.18

Alessandro Stradella
Trio Sonata in D minor

Arcangelo Corelli
12 Trio Sonatas, Op.1

Giacomo Antonio Perti
Fuga For 2 Voices

Giovanni Battista Bassani
Balletti, Correnti, Gighe e Sarabande a due violini e basso continuo, Op.1
Toccata and Ciaccona in C for violone

Bartolomeo Laurenti
Sonata Duodecima in F, Op.1

Arcangelo Corelli
Trio sonata in D, Op.1, No. 12


This production is part of the following series:

Local Heroes 2019

Now in its eighth year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.