Recorder Sonata in G major (Bitti, Martino)

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Publisher. Info. Daniel Van Gilst, EN 2014-143
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Work Title Recorder Sonata in G major
Alternative. Title
Composer Bitti, Martino
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMB 1
Key G major
First Publication. 1711 in 8 Recorder Sonatas (No.3)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation recorder, continuo

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According to Michael Talbot (in Martino Bitti’s Twenty-four Sonatas for Violin and Basso continuo: an Introduction, p.9-10), this was initially published by Walsh and Hare in 1711, in a set of 8 sonatas, but because of a misprint on the title page that implied they were trio sonatas, there was a quick reprint in 1712, with the title Solo’s for a Flute, with a through Bass for the Harpsicord or Bass Violin. (Flute in this case is flauto dolce.)