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Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor op.64. Tchaikovsky: Pezzo elegiaco from Piano Trio in A minor op.50

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Friday, 01 April 2011
Musicians
Isaac Stern (violin) Mstislav Rostropovich (cello) Vladimir Horowitz (piano) Israel Philharmonic Orchestra/Leonard Bernstein
Composer
Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky
Catalogue number
Sony Classical 88697 75547 2
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Killius, Scelsi, Holliger, Bartók, Skalkottas, Maxwell Davies, Martinů & Nied

Musicians:

Thomas Zehetmair (violin) Ruth Killius (viola)

Saint-Saëns

Musicians:

Fine Arts Quartet

Various

Musicians:

Esperanza Spalding (double bass/voice) Entcho Todorov...

Bach

Musicians:

Modern Quartet

Zemlinsky, Suk, Arensky

Musicians:

Voce Trio

Mendelssohn, Schumann (arr. Kirchner)

Musicians:

Shaham–Erez–Wallfisch Trio

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