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The Virtuoso Flute / Trevisani, Girardi


Release Date: 05/10/2005 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3340   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Gaetano DonizettiPablo de SarasateTheobald BoehmJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Raffaele TrevisaniPaola Girardi
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Trevisani has inherited many of Galway's qualities and added some of his own. Thrilling sound and splendid technique, electrifying clarity, great artistic precision." - Pan

Trevisani, recognized as one of today's outstanding flutists, has been praised consistently for his style, musicality and beautiful tone quality. In tandem with pianist Paola Girardi, Trevisani has given the classical listener a wonderful new recording that will attract not only devotees of this popular instrument, but also fans of classical music at large.

The program includes:
Donizetti: Sonata: Largo, Allegro
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs)
Boehm: Grand Polonaise
Massenet: Meditation de Thais Read more /> Doppler: Airs Valaques
Borne: Fantaisie brillante sur "Carmen"
Bazzini: La ronde des Lutins

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Flute and Piano in C minor by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Raffaele Trevisani (Flute), Paola Girardi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1819; Italy 
2. Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Raffaele Trevisani (Flute), Paola Girardi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878 
3. Grand Polonaise, Op. 16 by Theobald Boehm
Performer:  Raffaele Trevisani (Flute), Paola Girardi (Piano)
4. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Raffaele Trevisani (Flute), Paola Girardi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
5. Fantasie brillante for Flute and Piano on Bizet's Carmen by François Borne
Performer:  Paola Girardi (Piano), Raffaele Trevisani (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Poland 
6. La ronde des lutins, Op. 25 by Antonio Bazzini
Performer:  Paola Girardi (Piano), Raffaele Trevisani (Flute)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1847; Italy 

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