Bass violin music at the court of Francesco II d’Este

GIOVANNI BATTISTA DEGLI ANTONII (1636-1698): Ricercate 1, 2, 5, 6 and 8, GIOVANNI BATTISTA VITALI (1632-1692): Toccata, VITALI/GIUSEPPE COLOMBI (1635-1694): 2 Ruggieri, GIOVANNI GIROLAMO KAPSBERGER (c.1580-1651)/VITALI: Passacaglia, ANTONIO GIANNOTTI (d.1694): Sonata, COLOMBI/KAPSBERGER/VITALI: Ciaccona, Cantatas for Soprano and Continuo: ALESSANDRO SCARLATTI (1660-1725): Io morirei contento, TOMMASO BERNARDO GAFFI (1667-1744): Belle luci guerriere.

Catalogue Number: 08U012

Label: Passacaille

Reference: PAS 1036

Format: CD

Price: $18.98

Description: The bass violin is what became known as the cello and the main part of this recital is dedicated to the first collection of music for violoncello, the Ricercate sopra il Violoncello o clavicembalo, Opera Prima degli Antonii, published in Bologna in 1687. Italian-English texts. Cristina Grifone (soprano), Cappella Estense.


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