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Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)

Recorder Concertos

Peter Holtslag (recorder), The Parley of Instruments, Peter Holman (conductor)
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Originally issued on CDA66328
Recording details: September 1988
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Roy Mowatt
Engineered by Tony Faulkner
Release date: May 1999
Total duration: 59 minutes 53 seconds

Cover artwork: The Piazza San Marco, Venice by Francesco Guardi (1712-1793)
 
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2
Largo  [2'41]
3
Allegro  [3'49]
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5
Largo  [2'19]
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Allegro molto  [3'10]
7
Allegro  [2'53]
8
Largo  [2'16]
9
Allegro  [2'38]
10
Allegro  [4'40]
11
Larghetto  [2'19]
12
Allegro  [3'11]
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Allegro  [2'00]
16
Allegro  [3'55]
17
Largo  [3'49]
18
Allegro molto  [2'49]

Reviews

'The flavour of the baroque strings is strong and unmistakeable, but of greater importance is the unerring preservation by the ensemble of every detail in Vivaldi's busy scores' (CDReview)

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