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Vivaldi: Cello Sonatas / Ceccato, Accademia Ottoboni

Vivaldi
Release Date: 06/24/2014 
Label:  Zig Zag   Catalog #: 338   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Accademia Ottoboni: Francesco Romano, Baroque guitar and lute; Anna Fontana, organ and harpsichord; Rebeca Ferri, cello; Matteo Coticoni, double bass.

Vivaldi’s Opus 14 Sonatas are part of the cello’s ‘great repertoire and also some of the works from the last years of the ‘Red Priest’. Quite simply – and regardless of Igor Stravinsky’s curiously rash judgement regarding Vivaldi’s work –, these sonatas are splendid, making this instrument sound as only a composer who is an experienced virtuoso instrumentalist himself – in this case, a violinist – can do.

Marco Ceccato is one of the members most often noticed of Amandine Beyer’s ensemble, Gli Ingogniti, (‘...Cellist Marco Ceccato is equally impressive,’
Read more Gramophone, March 2013). Zig Zag Territoires wanted to devote this recording to him, convinced of his great talent and of the singularity of his sound imagination. - Zig Zag Territories Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in G minor, RV 42 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
2.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in F major, Op. 14 no 2/RV 41 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Venice, Italy 
3.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in E minor, Op. 14 no 5/RV 40 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Venice, Italy 
4.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in E flat major, RV 39 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
5.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in B flat major, Op. 14 no 6/RV 46 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Venice, Italy 
6.
Sonata for Cello and Basso Continuo in A minor, Op. 14 no 3/RV 43 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Venice, Italy 
7.
Prelude for cello and continuo, RV 38 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marco Ceccato (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Accademia Ottoboni
Period: Baroque  
Written: Venice, Italy  

Sound Samples

Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 6, RV 46: I. Preludio: Largo
Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 6, RV 46: II. Allemanda: Allegro
Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 6, RV 46: III. Largo
Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 6, RV 46: IV. Corrente: Allegro
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 14, No. 3, RV 43: I. Largo
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 14, No. 3, RV 43: II. Allegro
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 14, No. 3, RV 43: III. Largo
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 14, No. 3, RV 43: IV. Allegro
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 14, No. 9, RV 42: I. Prelude: Largo
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 14, No. 9, RV 42: II. Allemande: Andante
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 14, No. 9, RV 42: III. Sarabande: Largo
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 14, No. 9, RV 42: IV. Gigue: Allegro
Cello Concerto in F Major, Op. 14, No. 2, RV 41: I. Largo
Cello Concerto in F Major, Op. 14, No. 2, RV 41: II. Allegro
Cello Concerto in F Major, Op. 14, No. 2, RV 41: III. Largo
Cello Concerto in F Major, Op. 14, No. 2, RV 41: IV. Allegro
Cello Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 8, RV 39: I. Larghetto
Cello Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 8, RV 39: II. Allegro
Cello Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 8, RV 39: III. Andante
Cello Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 14, No. 8, RV 39: IV. Allegro
Cello Sonata in E Minor, Op. 14, No. 5, RV 40: I. Largo
Cello Sonata in E Minor, Op. 14, No. 5, RV 40: II. Allegro
Cello Sonata in E Minor, Op. 14, No. 5, RV 40: III. Largo
Cello Sonata in E Minor, Op. 14, No. 5, RV 40: IV. Allegro
Prelude in D Minor, RV 38

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