This score is an arrangement of the Arioso in D minor by Alessandro Scarlatti for easy viola with piano accompaniment.
It is set in the key of G minor.
It features a slow lyrical melody over a faster-moving eighth-note accompaniment.
The viola part is to be played in the first, second and third positions.
Please note that the viola part contains suggested realizations for the trills.
In accordance with Baroque performance practice, the violist should remember that the trills are to be played ON the beat, starting on the upper auxiliary note.
More or less repercussions may be played depending on the violist's ability.
Duration : 01:18
Source : Alessandro Scarlatti, Miscellaneous Keyboard Pieces.
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