World Premiere Recording of Quantz Flute Concertos

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(New Release!) Johann Joachim Quantz Flute Concertos, Naxos 8.573120

Flute Concerto in A minor, (QV 5:238)
1. Allegretto
2. Arioso ma non troppo
3. Allegro assai

Flute Concerto in G major (QV 5:165)
1. Allegretto
2. Arioso
3. Presto

Flute Concerto in C minor (QV 5:38)
1. Allegro
2. Lento
3. Vivace

Flute Concerto in D minor (QV 5:38)
1. Allegro
2. Lento
3. Vivace

Mary Oleskiewicz, baroque transverse flute after J. J. Quantz, a′ = 385 Hz
Concerto Armonico
Miklos Spanyi, director

Artistic Director: Mary Oleskiewicz
Released  July 2013

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(New Release!) Seven Flute Sonatas by King Frederick “The Great” of Prussia

Album coverWorld Premiere Recording (Hungaroton Classic, HCD 32698)Recorded in the historic royal music room of King Frederick II “the Great” (1712–86), Sanssouci Palace, Potsdam, Germany

Sonata no. 126 in A minor for flute and basso continuo (Spitta no. 21)

Sonata no. 146 in C major for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 40)
Sonata no. 182 in B-flat major for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 76)
Sonata no. 184 in G minor for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 78)
Sonata no. 189 in B minor for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 83)
Sonata no. 261 in F major for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 118)
Sonata no. 214 in D minor for flute and basso continuo (Sp. no. 107)

Mary Oleskiewicz, baroque transverse flute after J. J. Quantz, a′ = 385 Hz
Balász Máté, violoncello after Stradivarius
David Schulenberg, fortepiano after Gottfried Silbermann

Artistic Director: Mary Oleskiewicz
Released  November 2011

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(New Release!) Seven Flute Sonatas by Johann Joachim Quantz

Album coverWorld premiere recording (Hungaroton Classic, HCD 32617)

Sonata in A major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:145 (no. 274)
Sonata in G major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:111 (no. 232)
Sonata in E minor for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:71 (no. 101)
Sonata in D major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:33 (no. 219)
Sonata in G minor for flute and harpsichord obbligato, QV 2:35
Sonata in C minor for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:14 (no. 305)
Sonata in F major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:89 (no. 349)

Mary Oleskiewicz, baroque transverse flute after Quantz, a′ = 385 Hz
David Schulenberg, harpsichord
Stephanie Vial, violoncello

Artistic director:  Mary Oleskiewicz
Released June 2011

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Six Flute Quartets by Johann Joachim Quantz

Album coverWorld premiere recording (Hungaroton Classic, HCD 32286)

Quartet no. 1 in D Major
Quartet no. 2 in E Minor
Quartet no. 3 in G Major
Quartet no. 4 in G Minor
Quartet no. 5 in C Major
Quartet no. 6 in B Minor

Mary Oleskiewicz, baroque transverse flute after Quantz, a’=385 Hz
Elizabeth Field, violin
Daniel Elyar, viola
Stephanie Vial, cello
David Schulenberg, harpsichord

Artistic Director: Mary Oleskiewicz
Released October 2004

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Quantz Flute Sonatas

Album coverWorld Premiere Recording (Naxos, CD 8.555064)
The program presents solo and trio sonatas from the composer’s Dresden period (1718 to 1741)

Sonata in D major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:42
Sonata in G minor for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:116
Trio Sonata in D major for two flutes and basso continuo, QV 2:15*
Sonata in C major for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:9
Sonata in G minor for flute and basso continuo, QV 1:128
Trio Sonata in E♭ major for two flutes and basso continuo, QV 2:17*

Mary Oleskiewicz, baroque transverse flute after Quantz, a′ = 385 Hz
David Schulenberg, harpsichord, fortepiano
Stephanie Vial, cello
*Jean-François Beaudin, flute II

Artistic Director: Mary Oleskiewicz
Released  February 2003

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