New Release: Vollendung – Classical works for viola da gamba

  A true viola da gamba repertoire in the Viennese classical period? At the court of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, which resided in the idyllic baroque palace of Ludwigslust, Franz Xaver Hammer worked as a viola da gamba and cello virtuoso from 1785. Thanks to his surviving scores, we are in possession of a unique classical viola da […]

CD Sensationelle Folies d‘Espagne

»Juliane Laake legt mit ihrer Neuveröffentlichung ein von Anfang bis Ende (sensationelle Folies d’Espagne von Marin Marais) ein großartiges Programm französischer Gambenmusik vor, das den Zuhörer vom ersten bis zum letzten Augenblick in spannungsvolle und begeisterte Aufmerksamkeit versetzt.« Zum kompletten Artikel: Klassik Heute, 25.8. 2022

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New on YouTube: The Duel – Défense de la Basse de Viole contre les Prétentions du Violoncel

Click here for the VideoClip: Baroque music for viol and cello Works by M. Marais, J.-B. Barrière etc. Live from Schloss Pillnitz 9/21 Katharina Litschig – Baroque cello Magnus Andersson – Theorbo, Baroque guitar Juliane Laake – Viola da gamba, direction


RELEASE: Age of Passion

The viola da gamba encounters the bandoneon: the 17th and 20th centuries narrate alternately and each in their very own language and form. Finally, in the tonal language of the 21st century, they enter into direct contact with each other and open up new dimensions in a contemporary composition. Full of colour and richness of […]