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Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major op.771, Hungarian Dances nos.1, 2, 6 & 11 (arr. Joachim). Bartók: Rhapsodies nos.1 & 23

A fresh take on a much-recorded masterpiece

Thursday, 06 March 2014
Musicians
Leonidas Kavakos (violin) Péter Nagy (piano) Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra/Riccardo Chailly
Composer
Brahms, Bartók
Catalogue number
DECCA 478 5342
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