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Prokofiev; Shostakovich: Violin Sonatas / Lydia Mordkovitch


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8988   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievAlfred SchnittkeDmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Lydia MordkovitchEmma YoungClifford Benson
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 11 December 1990 and 12 April 1991 Producer(s) Tim Oldham Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Lee Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 11 December 1990 and 12 April 1991 Producer(s) Tim Oldham Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Lee Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin solo in D major, Op. 115 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USSR 
2. Sonata for 2 Violins in C major, Op. 56 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Emma Young (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Paris, France 
3. Preludium in memoriam D Shostakovich by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Clifford Benson (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; USSR 
4. Sonata for Violin and Piano, Op. 134 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Clifford Benson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USSR 

Sound Samples

Violin Sonata in D major, Op. 115: I. Moderato
Violin Sonata in D major, Op. 115: II. Theme and Variations
Violin Sonata in D major, Op. 115: III. Con brio - Allegro precipitato - Tempo I - Allegro precipitato
Sonata for 2 Violins in C major, Op. 56: I. Andante cantabile
Sonata for 2 Violins in C major, Op. 56: II. Allegro
Sonata for 2 Violins in C major, Op. 56: III. Commodo [quasi allegretto]
Sonata for 2 Violins in C major, Op. 56: IV. Allegro con brio - Piu presto
Prelude in Memoriam Dmitry Shostakovich
Violin Sonata, Op. 134: I. Andante
Violin Sonata, Op. 134: II. Allegretto
Violin Sonata, Op. 134: III. Largo -Andante - Largo

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