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Giuseppe Torelli

Giuseppe Torelli (22 April 1658 8 February 1709) was an Italian violist, violinist, teacher, and composer.

Torelli is most remembered for his contributions to the development of the instrumental concerto (Newman 1972, p. 142), especially concerti grossi and the solo concerto, for strings and continuo, as well as being the most prolific Baroque composer for trumpets (Tarr 1974).

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Recent Torelli releases

Reinhard Goebel & Musica Antiqua Koln: Complete Recordings on Archiv Produktion
Reinhard Goebel & Musica Antiqua Koln: Complete Recordings on Archiv Produktion

£151.95

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Riccardo Muti: The Complete Warner Symphonic Recordings
Riccardo Muti: The Complete Warner Symphonic Recordings

£199.45

(Warner)

Sonatas for Three Violins
Sonatas for Three Violins

£13.25

(Audax)

Senza Basso: On the Way to Bach
Senza Basso: On the Way to Bach

£13.25

(Genuin)