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Interesting observation. For myself, I've enjoyed both Corelli and Purcell.Also interesting to think about what's happening in yesterday's Corelli op 5 on the one hand, and the Buxtehude organ music and Purcell viol music on the other.
The Purcell and Buxtehude are deep, in the sense of containing many simultaneous independent and significant musical strands. There is an inner life to this music, it's not just a surface of melody.
The Corelli is basically tunes and violin swagger with a bit of keyboard tinkle in the background.
I think Corelli was at the beginning of the most significant deterioration in the history of classical music. Classical music doesn't really thoroughly recover until the middle of the 20th century.
Adding one more today:
Purcell: My Heart is Inditing
VOCES8, Les Inventions