Le Triomphe de l’amour

Music of the Baroque on Period Instruments

 
 

Donna Fournier, viola da gamba


Donna Fournier, viola da gamba, is a member of Le Triomphe de l'amour, Mélomanie and La Bernardina. She has also performed on gamba and Baroque cello with Tempesta di Mare, Philomel, Brandywine Baroque, and The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.  She specializes in repertoire from the French Baroque period as well as works featuring solo viola da gamba by J.S. Bach. She holds music degrees from Connecticut College and West Chester University and studied privately with Laurence Dreyfus supplemented by master classes with John Hsu and Wieland Kuijken. Ms. Fournier coaches viol players from Swarthmore College and is affiliate faculty at Temple University where she coaches viol players from the Early Music Ensemble. She has recorded Buxtehude cantatas on the PGM label, Telemann trio sonatas on the Lyrichord label, and Boismortier trio sonatas on the A Casa Discos label.