Ouverture in A minor, TWV 55: a3

This rarely heard suite is played beautifully by the Russian ensemble Pratum Integrum
on one of their recordings for the label Caro mitis. There are sound samples here.


Full score

After the overture come Les Plaisirs, a Loure, Furies, three Rigadons (the second for woodwinds, the third for strings),
a triple time movement with no tempo marking, Matelots, a Gigue Angloise, Rondeaux and a final Hornpipe.
Edited by Kim Patrick Clow.
Scoring: 2 oboes, basson, 2 violins, viola, continuo.
PLEASE NOTE: This edition does not include a continuo realization.
If you require one, please tick the box. Remember, it may take a week to produce a continuo part.

Extra Violin 1 part


Extra Violin 2 part


Extra Viola part


Extra bass part