FRANCESCO GEMINIANI (1687-1762): Second Collection of Pieces for Harpsichord.
Catalogue Number: 02S022
Reference: STR 37051
Description: The 1762 compositions here, transcribed from Geminianni’s own instrumental compositions: Concerti Grossi, Sonatas for Violin and Bass, Sonatas for Cello and Bass as well as Metodi for Violin and for Guitar, are collected into short suites formed of sonata movements. They are characterized by a great variety of forms and facets and range from serious compositions to movements typical of the Baroque sonata. 2 CDs. Francesco Baroni (harpsichord, organ).