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Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.
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'The performances by the Locatelli Trio respond with spontaneity and expressive warmth to the wide-ranging effects, sometimes playful, at others sober and idiosyncratic of these fascinating pieces. Violinist Elizabeth Wallfisch articulates Veracini's melodic line with clarity and communicative charm … a welcome return to the catalogue' (BBC Music Magazine)
'This is wonderfully lusty, celestial music, and it is thanks to Wallfisch that we hear both of these seldom associated qualities … this is a great musical treasure at a bargain price. Do not miss it' (Positive Feedback)
Recording details: June 1993
Forde Abbey, Somerset, United Kingdom
Produced by Klaus-D Harbusch
Engineered by Stefan Hackspiel
Release date: May 1995
Total duration: 10 minutes 3 seconds
Cover artwork: The Balloon Ascent (1784) by Francesco Guardi (1712-1793)