JOHANN NEPOMUK HUMMEL (1778-1837): 2 Grandes Sérénades en Potpourri, for Piano, Guitar, Flute, Violin and Cello, Op. 63 & Op. 66, Trio for Flute, Cello and Piano, Op. 78, Potpourri for Piano and Guitar, Op. 53.
Catalogue Number: 10J038
Label: Fleur de Son
Reference: FDS 57983
Description: Probably dating from 1815, when he appeared in concert with guitarist Mauro Giuliani and violinist Josef Mayseder, Hummel's three Potpourris are the light music of their time: 6-9 opera themes from various composers (including Mozart, Cherubini, Spontini and Weigl), tricked out in original ways and instrumental combinations (op. 66 even has players coming and going from the stage). Only available version on period instruments. Red Cedar Chamber Music.