String quartet - Level 3
Composed by Maddalena Laura Lombardini Sirmen (1745-1818). Edited by Rachele Moser. Strings - Quartet. Sound Research of Women Composers: Music of the Renaissance and Baroque Period (B2). Chamber Music, Baroque. Full score. Composed 1760. Duration 12'09. Furore Verlag #FUE 4000. Published by Furore Verlag (FV.FUE-4000).
Item Number: FV.FUE-4000
Italian composer, violinist and singer. She attended the music school of the ospedale and later studied with Tartini in Padua. After marrying the violinist Lodovico Maria Gaspar Sirmen Lombardini Sirmen, she toured with her husband and arrived in London in 1770, where she performed her own concertos and participated in series produced by J. C. Bach. She later sang at the Opera in Paris and the Imperial Theatre in St Petersburg. Lombardini Sirmen was highly regarded as a composer and her works were widely published and often retained in the repertory.