The passacaglia is a musical form that originated in early seventeenth-century Spain and is still used today by composers. It is usually of a serious character and is often, but not always, based on a bass-ostinato and written in triple metre.
Transcription of Passacaglia from Transcription of Handel’s Suite No. 7, HWV 432 by Halvorsen
Itzhak Perlman, violin & Pinchas Zukerman, violia