REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Wieniawski: Violin Concerto no.1 in F sharp minor op.14. Conus: Violin Concerto in E minor op.1. Vieuxtemps: Fantasia appassionata in G minor op.35

A winningly lyrical approach to three virtuoso showpieces

Tuesday, 26 March 2013
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Musicians
Soo-Hyun Park (violin) Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz/Nicholas Milton
Composer
Wieniawski, Conus, Vieuxtemps
Catalogue number
ONYX 4109
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