REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Russian Works for Violin and Viola. Kabalevsky: Improvisation op.21. Volkonsky: Viola Sonata. Khandoshkin: Solo Violin Sonata in G minor. Prokofiev: Five Pieces from ‘Cinderella’. Stravinsky: Chanson russe*, Danse russe*

Tuesday, 01 September 2009
THE STRAD RECOMMENDS
Musicians
Lydia Mordkovitch (violin/viola) Nicholas Walker (piano) Julian Milford (piano)*
Composer
Kabalevsky, Volkonsky, Khandoshkin, Prokofiev, Stravinsky
Catalogue number
Chandos CHAN 10526
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Handel

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