Accardo and I Musici perform works by Rossini and Bottesini

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COMPOSERS: Bottesini,Rossini
LABELS: Eloquence
ALBUM TITLE: Rossini, Bottesini
WORKS: Rossini: Sonate a quattro Nos 1-6, etc; Bottesini: Gran Duo Concertante
PERFORMER: Accardo (violin); I Musici
CATALOGUE NO: 482 5103 (1972/79)


The saturated, souped-up sound of these Rossini sonatas is very 1970s, a hint of the synthetic threatening to spoil naturally spirited performances. More fun is the second disc of curiosities.


Helen Wallace