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Franz Benda: Violin Sonatas no.10 in F minor, no.14 in E flat major, no.23 in C minor, no.28 in F major & no.32 in E major

Persuasive accounts of violin sonatas by an 18th-century Bohemian master

Thursday, 01 December 2011
Musicians
Hans-Joachim Berg (Baroque violin) Naoko Akutagawa (harpsichord)
Composer
Franz Benda
Catalogue number
NAXOS 8.572307
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