Casella: Paganiniana; Serenata; La giara

Composer(s):
Casella
Works:
Paganiniana; Serenata; La giara
Performer:
Svizzera Italiana Orchestra/Christian Benda
Label:
Naxos
Catalogue Number:
8.553706
Performance:
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Sound:
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Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
The Italian Alfredo Casella (1883-1947) was one of the key figures of the Stravinsky generation. Anyone who relishes Pulcinella will be thrilled by the neo-classical high jinks of all three suites here. The Swiss players dazzle, and Naxos delivers a sparkling sound. Roderic Dunnett