Learn how to properly articulate music from the early 19th century with these etudes by Carl Almenräder, the designer of what would become the contemporary German bassoon. Available from TrevCo Music Publishing.
Umberto Bertoni: Concerto in F for bassoon & piano
A mid-20th century concerto for bassoon and piano (no orchestra!) with a gorgeous Adagio. Available from TrevCo Music Publishing.
Umberto Bertoni: Capriccio (1928)
An earlier work by the composer of the popular Concerto in Fa, this is another example of Bertoni's great gift for melodic writing.
Luigi Chérubini: "Ah, nos peines serront communes"