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Prokofiev: Violin Concerto no.2 in G minor op.63. Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances op.45

A promising performance of Prokofiev marred by poor recording balance

Tuesday, 01 March 2011
Musicians
Geneviève Laurenceau (violin) Toulouse Capitole National Orchestra/Tugan Sokhiev
Composer
Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff
Catalogue number
Naïve V 5256
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