Vivaldi: Bassoon Concertos, Volume 3
Vivaldi: Bassoon Concerto in F major, R 485 (12:29)
Sergio Azzolini, bassoon; L’Aura Soave Cremona
The 48th release in Naïve’s Vivaldi Edition features a selection of the composer’s finest works for bassoon. In the catalogue of Vivaldi’s works, the bassoon is the instrument assigned the largest number of solo concertos after those written for the violin, the composer’s own instrument. The manuscripts of 39 concertos for bassoon are housed in the National Library of Turin.