GIOVANNI BATTISTA GERVASIO (c.1725-1785): Sonata for 2 Mandolins and Bass, 2 Sonatas for Mandolin and Bass, Trio for 2 Mandolins and Bass, EMANUELE BARBELLA (1718-1777): Sonata for 2 Mandolins and Bass, Duet for 2 Mandolins, GIOACCHINO COCCHI (1712-1796): Sinfonia for 2 Mandolins and Bass, ANON.: Trio for 2 Mandolins and Bass.
Catalogue Number: 03R024
Reference: CRC 3466
Description: All these pieces for mandolin(s) were collected (as part of a much larger total of 359 works by various composers for various instruments and which lives today in a library in Uppsala) by the son of a Swedish merchant during his Grand Tour of Europe from 1758-63 and represent a snapshot of what was in vogue musically at the time. Duo Acquavella (mandolins), Bach Collegium San Diego.