Vivaldi (Anderson): Concerto in A Minor for oboe and piano, F. VII n. 5, RV 461
Code: JP1049 ISMN: 979-0-3019-0263-9
Vivaldi wrote over 500 instrumental concerti; over 200 for violin, 39 for bassoon, and many others for flute and oboe. This concerto, originally for strings and solo oboe, is one of the most popular for oboe. It has 3 movements (fast-slow-fast) and demonstrates both technical and lyrical playing. This edition, edited by Valarie Anderson, is for oboe and piano. Full string orchestra parts are also available as a separate purchase (JP6019).