Paolo Bottini - Pescetti: Complete Keyboard Music
Classical, Solo Instrumental | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 140:45 min | 668 MB
Label: Brilliant Classics | Tracks: 50 | Rls.date: 2017
Giovanni Batista Pescetti (1704 1766) was born in Venice into a musical family, both his father and grandfather were musicians. He studied with Antonio Lotti and Adolph Hasse, the Saxon who was composer in Venice.In 1734 he settled in London (like many of his compatriots), where he was director of both Covent Garden and the King`s Theatre.Although Pescetti wrote many operas he is mainly remembered for his works for the keyboard, notably the harpsichord, for which he wrote several volumes of sonatas.