Respighi: Sevres de la vieille France and Scherzo veneziano
Sevres de la vieille France is a shorter less boisterous work. It is based on themes from 17th and 18th century France. charmingly orchestrated.
Le astuzie di Colombina, also known as Scherzo Veneziano, is set in two tableaux with an intermezzo. It lasts some thirty minutes and has a very simple plot involving the usual characters of the traditional Commedia dell’arte.