BRAHMS: Clarinet Sonata No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 120, No. 1; Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E-flat Major; ROZSA: Sonatina for Solo Clarinet; Sonata for Solo Clarinet – Jean Johnson, clar./ Steven Osborne, p. – Avie
Clarinetist Jean Johnson and Steven Osborne perform some fine Brahms before Johnson offers solo Rosza as a rare encore.
A reissue from Hyperion from 1998 captures the sheer instrumental diversity and range of inventive colors master Vivaldi could concoct for his gifted players of the Ospedale della Pieta.