• Artist-Title-Year
    (1972) Anthony di Bonaventura: SCARLATTI, 23 SONATAS
  • Label Release No.
    Connoisseur Society, CS-2044 [2-LP Stereo], CSQ-2044 [2-LP, Quadrasound]; Advent Corporation, F1014/G1014 [Cassette, Stereo]
  • Notes / Trivia

    In an October 1978 Boston Globe interview with Richard Dyer, Anthony di Bonaventura mentioned this album was recorded in one night and there were no edits.

Credits

Alan Silver, producer; Marc Aubort, engineer; Martin Bookspan, liner notes; Christian Steiner, photography; Domenico Scarlatti, composer

Critic reception

"Spectacular – more pleasing than Horowitz's - music of inexhaustible delight and playing of consistent fascination. One is constantly aware that this is a great virtuoso imaginatively deploying every resource of the modern piano". - Boston Globe.

Tracks

1.Sonata In E-flat Major, L. 17 (K. 371); 2.Sonata In D Major, L. 463 (K. 430); 3.Sonata In D Minor, L. 420 (K. 444); 4.Sonata In E Major, L. 373 (K. 28); 5.Sonata In F Major, L. 433 (K. 446); 6.Sonata In F Major, L. 479 (K. 6); 7.Sonata In D Minor, L. 422 (K. 141); 8.Sonata In D Major, L. 369 (K. 145); 9.Sonata In A Major, L. 41 (K. 268); 10.Sonata In E Minor, L. 380 (K. 203); 11.Sonata In F Major, L. 385 (K. 445); 12.Sonata In D Minor, L. 266 (K. 517); 13.Sonata In G Major, L. 487 (K. 125); 14.Sonata In D Major, L. 109 (K. 436); 15.Sonata In B Minor, L. 33 (K. 87); 16.Sonata In G Major, L. 388 (K. 2); 17.Sonata In D Minor, L. 462 (K. 417); 18.Sonata In G Major, L. 486 (K. 13); 19.Sonata In F Major, L. 384 (K. 17); 20.Sonata In D Minor, L. 370 (K. 10); 21.Sonata In D Minor, L. 413 (K. 9); 22.Sonata In C Major, L. 104 (K. 159); 23.Sonata In A Major, L. 394 (K. 533)

Genre
Country
Personnel
Anthony di Bonaventura, Piano