Giovanni Bottesini, Andrew Litton, English Chamber Orchestra – Bottesini: Vol. 1 – Gran Duo Concertante and Other Works – Music.

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Gran Duo Concertante – Wikipedia

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While double concertos were generally composed for different instruments, Bottesini did not seem to consider the questionable practicality of a piece that requires two very talented double bassists. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

This article about a concerto is a stub. But despite some rather fine passages the overall impression is on the negative side.

December Learn how and when to remove this template message. The duetto with grsn is starting to be seen on more and more recordings. The string piece non-solo bass isn’t that great.

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Bottesini also wrote another concerto for two double basses entitled “Gran Duo Passione Amorosa” in a more traditional, three-movement format. Louder bass is always a concern of mine on these Martin recordings.

Gran Duo Concertante

English Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Maybe my negative opinion partially due to my relatively firm conviction that the double bass, as the bassoon, trumpet and tuba, doesn’t lend itself very well to a solo role even if creates wonderful concergante in ensemble or orchestral music; but then again that conviction would have been reached exactly on the evidence of discs or works like this one.

See offer for details. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Furtok is the other. Audio CD, December 9, “Please retry”. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The Gran Duo Concertante for two double basses and orchestra was composed by the Italian double bass virtuoso Giovanni Bottesini in Stay away from Badila’s recording unless all you want to hear is fast playing with no true Bottesini interpretation.


It is very rare to hear the f minor concerto at all. Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: The Gran Duo Concertante is a single, sprawling movement and usually lasts around 15 minutes if played up to tempobut this estimate can vary greatly due to the artists’ interpretation of the music.

The Gran Concerto, on the other hand, brushes up against some higher levels of invention at times; the work is slightly more musically complex than its partners voncertante the disc, but is still generally direct and simple, accessible and tuneful. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Price. Write a customer review. Please help bpttesini this article by adding citations to reliable sources.