Concerto a cinque No. 5

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Tomaso Albinoni

Concerto a cinque No. 5 in C major

Op. 7/6

About this work...

The oboe concerto was a novelty when Albinoni wrote this work, and the composer seems to have had the trumpet in mind as he tried his hand at a reed concerto. It's in the trumpet-friendly key of D major, and the initial Allegro's theme is stately but strongly rhythmic, exactly the sort of thing that would have been ass... read more