Vanhal: Flute Sonatas, Opp. 17/1, 30/3, 43/3

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COMPOSERS: Vanhal
LABELS: Classico
WORKS: Flute Sonatas, Opp. 17/1, 30/3, 43/3
PERFORMER: Bent Larsen (flute), Sverre Larsen (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: CLASSCD 237
This father-and-son duo approaches these relatively unsophisticated sonatas from the mid to late 18th century with no great subtlety, but the pretty tunes are jovial enough, the pacing exciting and the ensemble work (much in unison) immaculate. Kate Sherriff

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