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The Silver Violin. Works by Korngold, J. Williams, Gardel (arr. Lenehan), Shostakovich, Hess, Marianelli, Shore & Mahler

A fluent account of the Korngold Concerto in a filmic setting

Wednesday, 26 December 2012
Musicians
Nicola Benedetti, Alexander Sitkovesky (violin) Tom Dunn (viola) Leonard Elschenbroich (cello) Ksenija Sidorova (accordion) Greg Knowles (cimbalom) Alexei Grynyuk (piano) Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Kirill Karabits
Composer
Korngold, J. Williams, Gardel (arr. Lenehan), Shostakovich, Hess, Marianelli, Shore & Mahler
Catalogue number
DECCA 478 3529
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