Castello: Selected Ensemble Sonatas, Part 1
Selected Ensemble Sonatas, Part 1
Sonatas from Sonate concertate, Book I (1621)
Edited by Eleanor Selfridge-Field
B023 Castello: Selected Ensemble Sonatas, Part 1
978-0-89579-091-0 Full Score (1977) 9x12, xvi + 63 pp.
These ten works, for various small groups of string and wind instruments, are taken from the 1621 and 1629 volumes of Castello's Sonate concertate. A follower of Gabrieli and a contemporary of Monteverdi, Castello was one of the most innovative and respected instrumental composers of the early seventeenth century.
Sonata 3 for Two Treble Instruments
Sonata 5 for Treble Instrument and Trombone
Sonata 9 for Two Violins and Bassoon
Sonata 12 for Two Violins and Trombone
Peter Smith, Early Music, January 1979.