Another forgotten gem from a late 18th century woman composer, Marie Emmanuelle Bayon Louis’s overture to d’Épine, Mayflower, is boisterous and brilliant.
You can listen to the piece here played by the excellent and stylish Academy of Ancient Music.
Listening time 11 minutes (podcast 5′, music 6′)
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The picture isn’t a Mayflower…but does look a bit like one…
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