About this title: Gottlob Biedermeier, like Yankee Doodle, was a fictitious and satirical figure who ended up being adopted as a cultural point of pride, albeit still with a bit of fun-poking. The word Biedermeier, broadly speaking, stands for German culture between the end of the Napoleonic Wars in 1815 and the revolutions of 1848. It connotes classic proportions, elegance, light wit, and a certain bourgeois conservatism, all qualities appearing in abundance in the four works recorded on this Italian release. Flutist Luisa Sello and pianist ...
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