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dizwell [Antonio Bertali: Catalogue of Works]
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dizwell [Antonio Bertali]
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 In October 1649, however, aged 44, he was appointed //​Kapellmeister//,​ in which capacity he composed extensively -particularly operas, though he also composed plenty of sacred music. Unfortunately,​ almost half of his compositions no longer exist, though they are known about because they are listed in a catalogue of Leopold I's private collection. In October 1649, however, aged 44, he was appointed //​Kapellmeister//,​ in which capacity he composed extensively -particularly operas, though he also composed plenty of sacred music. Unfortunately,​ almost half of his compositions no longer exist, though they are known about because they are listed in a catalogue of Leopold I's private collection.
  
-These days, recordings of Bertali'​s works are not easy to come by, and his instrumental works seem more commonly ​recorded than any of his theatre works. They are uniformly extremely pleasant to listen to, however... with the hypnotically-repetitive ground of the //​Chiacona//​ a particular favourite.+These days, recordings of Bertali'​s works are not //​that// ​easy to come by, though they are more common than they used to be. Unfortunately, ​his instrumental works seem more frequently ​recorded than any of his theatre ​or vocal works. They are uniformly extremely pleasant to listen to, however... with the hypnotically-repetitive ground of the //​Chiacona//​ a particular favourite.
  
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