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Overture in G major, Op 4 No 9

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The Overture in G major by the immigrant oboist and composer Francesco Barsanti uses ‘Country bumpkin’, but worked into an elaborate contrapuntal allegro movement. It is followed by a touchingly expressive Andantino and a minuet-like Allegro.

from notes by Peter Holman 2000

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Fairest Isle
CDA67115Archive Service

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