Concerto for two mandolins

Vivaldi, Antonio (1678–1741)

Academy of Ancient Music

John Holloway violin

Monica Huggett violin

Catherine Mackintosh violin

Elizabeth Wilcock violin

Susan Sheppard cello

Christopher Hogwood conductor

Also includes performances by:

New London Consort (Philip Pickett director)

The Bach Ensemble (Joshua Rifkin conductor)

Year: 1988
Catalogue: Decca 455 703 2

About this album

The celebrated Concerto for two mandolins heads this richly varied programme of fourteen Vivaldi concertos.

 

On this CD

  • Concerto in G major for 2 mandolins RV532 

  • Concerto in D major for lute RV93 

  • Concerto in A minor for recorder RV108 

  • Concerto in G minor for recorder RV439 "La notte"

  • Concerto in D major for violin RV208 "Grosso mogul" 

  • Concerto in C major for 2 trumpets RV537 

  • Concerto in D major R129 "Madrigalesco"

  • Concerto in G minor for 2 cellos RV531 

  • Concerto in D major for 2 violins & 2 cellos RV564 

  • Concerto in G minor RV153 

  • Concerto in C major RV443 "Per flautino" 

  • Concerto in B minor for 4 violins & cello RV850