GIUSEPPE ANTONIO BRESCIANELLO (1690-1758): 9 Sonatas for Gallichone.
Catalogue Number: 04M026
Description: What is it? It's a type of lute, with six strings, a long neck and convex fingerboard. The "sonata" have from three to eight "movements" in a mixture of French "suite" and Italian "sonata" forms and the style is that of the galant. Guesses put the date of composition around 1740. Terrel Stone (gallichone). Original 1996 release.