Capriccio Fantasico Op 1 (Dibner)-BSN/PN
Composer: Gatti, Nazzareno
This work is a 19th Century showpiece written in the bel canto style. Many piece in this style were based on operatic themes by composers such as Rossini and Donizetti. Still others were original pieces that showcased the bassoon's melodic and technical qualities. This edition is edited by Steven Dibner of the San Francisco Symphony.