Marin Marias: Suitte d'un Goût Etranger  - Andrew Lawrence-King (harp); Jordi Savall (bass viol); Pedro Estevan (percussion); Philippe Pierlot (bass viol);...
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  1. Suitte d'un gout etranger, for viola da gamba & continuo (Pièces de viole, Book IV, Nos. 55B-87)
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French composer Marin Marais (1656-1728) was remarkably prolific, writing nearly 600 compositions for viola da gamba, as well as many operas. One of his major collections of music for the gamba is Suitte d'un Gôut Etranger, a collection of 33 short works written, according to the composer, "to stretch the skill of those who do not like easy pieces." Jordi Savall, the most acclaimed gamba player of the late twentieth and early twenty first centuries, who is responsible for bringing many of Marais' works to light, plays with ...

Marin Marias: Suitte d'un Goût Etranger 2007, Alia Vox

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