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Grieg: Violin Sonata no.1 in F major op.8. Bartók: Sonata for Solo Violin. Strauss: Violin Sonata in E flat major op.18

A winning sonata debut from a young Norwegian violinist

Sunday, 01 May 2011
Musicians
Vilde Frang (violin) Michail Lifits (piano)
Composer
Grieg, Bartók, Strauss
Catalogue number
EMI classics 9 47639 2
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Poulenc, Ives, Gershwin, Ravel

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Tamsin Waley-Cohen (violin) Huw Watkins (piano)

Mendelssohn

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New Zealand Quartet

Bartók

Musicians:

Elise Båtnes (violin) Håvard Gimse (piano)

Miaskovsky, Scriabin, Prokofiev, Schnittke, Rachmaninoff

Musicians:

Wendy Warner (cello) Irina Nuzova (piano)

Mathias

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Schubert

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Wihan Quartet

Mendelssohn

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Eggner Trio

Violette

Musicians:

Robert Uchida (violin)

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