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Rapsodia. Enescu: Minstrel from Impressions of Childhood op.28, Violin Sonata no.3 ‘dans le caractère populaire roumain. Ligeti: Duo. Kurtág: 8 Duos for violin and cimbalom op.4. Dinicu: Hora staccato (arr. Heifetz). Ravel: Tzigane. Sanchez-Chiong: Crin

Tuesday, 01 February 2011
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Musicians
Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin) Emila Kopatchinskaja (violin/viola) Martin Gjakonovski (double bass) Viktor Kopatchinsky (cimbalom) Mihaela Ursuleasa (piano)
Composer
Enescu, Ligeti, Kurtág, Dinicu, Ravel, Sanchez-Chiong
Catalogue number
Naïve V 5193
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