This concert was recorded in the Chapel at Castle Howard. The full programme is listed below, and the short clip above features Biber’s Guardian Angel.
Rachel Podger violin
Vilsmayr Partita 6 in A major
XI Aria variata
Biber Passacaglia The Guardian Angel
Bach Cello Suite no 6 in D major
Baroque masterpieces for solo violin, including Biber’s extraordinary music evocation of an angel and child, played in the beautiful pre-Raphaelite chapel of Castle Howard.
‘The queen of the baroque violin’ (Sunday Times)