Tomaso Albinoni


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Albinoni, Tomaso

(älbēnô`nē), 1671–1751, Italian violinist and composer. He wrote more than 50 operas, 40 cantatas, and instrumental works of many kinds. His orchestral music was admired by Bach, who used several of Albinoni's themes in his own compositions. Albinoni's surviving works include violin concertos, trio sonatas, and oboe concertos.
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Adagio by Tomaso Albinoni, arranged for horn and organ.
We know that Tomaso Albinoni did not write the Adagio; it was penned by Remo Giazotto.
The baroque masterpiece was reconstructed last century from a musical fragment attributed to Tomaso Albinoni and later used in the movie Gallipoli.
Music by Oskar Boehme, Eric Ewazen, Tomaso Albinoni and Peter Schickele will be performed by the Oregon Brass Quintet at a free concert at 7:30 p.