Album description2 audio discs : digital ; 12 cm. -- (Eloquence (New York, N.Y.)
Decca: 482 5103.
Originally for cello and piano (9th work).
Previously released on analog discs as: Philips: 9500 611-9500 612, 1979 (1st-9th works) and as: Philips: 6500 245, 1972 (10th work).
Sylvie Gazeau (1st-6th works) ; Salvatore Accardo (1st-6th, 8th works), violins ; Alain Meunier, cello (1st-7th works) ; Franco Petracchi, double bass (1st-7th, 9th works) ; Bruno Canino, piano (8th-9th works) ; Luciano Vicari, violin, Lucio Buccarella, double bass, I Musici (10th work).
Recorded at Musica-Théâtre, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, October 21-27, 1978 (1st-9th works) and at Salle des Remparts, La Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland, September 10-15, 1971 (10th work).
Program notes ( pages), inserted.
Contents: CD 1. Sonata for strings no. 1 in G major (13:15) ; Sonata for strings no. 2 in A major (13:21) ; Sonata for strings no. 3 in C major (12:09) ; Sonata for strings no. 4 in B-flat major (15:15) ; Sonata for strings no. 5 in E-flat major (14:47) ; CD 2. Sonata for strings no. 6 in D major (16:00) ; Duetto in D major (16:48) ; Un mot à Paganini in D major (8:55) ; Une larme (2:43) / Gioacchino Rossini -- Gran duo concertante / Giovanni Bottesini (18:40).
I. Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Sonatas, violins (2), cello, double bass
II. Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Duets, cello, double bass, D major
III. Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868. Péchés de vieillesse. Album pour piano, violin, violoncelle, harmonium et cor. Larme; arranged
IV. Bottesini, Giovanni, 1821-1889. Gran duo concertante; arranged