Three Sinfonias

Salomone Rossi
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SMC SS985/ HL 3774677

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Woodwind Trio: Flute, Oboe, and Bb Clarinet
Salamone (or Salomone) Rossi (1570 - 1630) was a an Italian Jewish violinist and composer, and a transitional figure between the late Italian Renaissance period and early Baroque.  A bold innovator in instrumental music concepts such as monodic song in which one melody dominates over secondary accompanying parts.  The three sinfonias arranged by by Arthur Ephross for flute, oboe, and Bb clarinet include an andante, an allegro, and an andantino.