Professor Michael Talbot
‘London’ sonata No. 1 in C minor
‘London’ sonata No. 2 in B flat major
‘London’ sonata No. 3 in F minor
‘London’ sonata No. 4 in F major
‘Leuven’ sonata in D minor
‘Kilravock’ sonata in A minor
GIUSEPPE STEFANO CARBONELLI
JOHANN FRIEDRICH SCHREIVOGEL
Sonata in E flat major
Sonata in E minor
Suites of Lessons Book 1 (1724)
Motet: Ite, procul abite, maestitiae (Soprano, two violins and Basso Continuo)
Motet: O fideles, modicum sustinete tempus (Alto, two violins and Basso Continuo)
Motet: Totus orbis, umbra canit (Soprano, two violins and Basso Continuo)
Michael Talbot retired from the Alsop Chair of Music in 2003 but remains at Liverpool University as Emeritus Professor. He is a Fellow of the British Academy and is known internationally for his publications, which are mainly on Italian music of the eighteenth century, focusing on Vivaldi and his Italian contemporaries. The British Academy awarded him the Serena Medal for Italian studies in 1999.
He is the sole author of nine books, several of which have been translated, and has edited a further four. Numerous articles by him have appeared in journals world-wide. He co-edits the yearbook Studi vivaldiani and is active as an editor of eighteenth-century music and as a translator of writings in several other languages.
His monograph Benedetto Vinaccesi, A Musician in Brescia and Venice in the Age of Corelli was published by Clarendon Press Oxford in 1994.