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Overture in G major, Op 4 No 9

composer

 
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

Recordings

Fairest Isle
CDA67115Archive Service

Track-specific metadata for CDA67115 track 9

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-00-11509
Duration
7'22
Recording date
22 April 1999
Recording venue
St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Fairest Isle (CDA67115)
    Disc 1 Track 9
    Release date: March 2000
    Deletion date: April 2004
    Archive Service
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