JEAN-MARIE LECLAIR (1697-1764): Flute Sonatas in C, Op. 1/2, in E Minor, Op. 1/6, in E Minor, Op. 9/2, in G, Op. 9/7, in E Minor, Op. 2/1, in C, Op. 2/3, in G, Op. 2/5 & in B Minor, Op. 2/11, Trio Sonata in D, Op. 2/8, Deuxième récréation de musique in G Minor for 2 Flutes and Continuo, Op. 8.
Catalogue Number: 10J025
Description: The complete flute chamber music of Leclair, which follows the Age of Englightenment's values of clarity, balance, harmony and proportion, crowned by the 26-minute récréation and its long, magisterial chaconne. 2 CDs. Fenwick Smith (flute), John Gibbons (harpsichord), Laura Blustein (cello), Laura Jeppesen (viola da gamba), Christopher Krueger (second flute).