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Saint-saëns: Violin Concerto No 3, Etc / Kang, Wit


Release Date: 10/04/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550752   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Dong-Suk Kang brings out the delicate lyricism in Saint-Saen's most popular violin concerto. The coupling of concertnate works brings similar charm, and it is good to have the rarer Caprice andalous included, a 10-minute piece with many typical Saint-Saens felicities..."
PENGUIN GUIDE, 2003/4 Edition
"Dong-Suk Kang brings out the delicate lyricism in Saint-Saen's most popular violin concerto. The coupling of concertnate works brings similar charm, and it is good to have the rarer Caprice andalous included, a 10-minute piece with many typical Saint-Saens felicities..."
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Works on This Recording

1. Introduction and Rondo capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 9 Minutes 0 Secs. 
2. Romance for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 48 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
3. Caprice andalous for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 122 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 10 Minutes 9 Secs. 
4. Morceau de concert for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 62 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 9 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Violin no 3 in B minor, Op. 61 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Dong-Suk Kang (Violin)
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Katowice Polish Radio/TV Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Date of Recording: 05/1993 
Venue:  Concert Hall, Polish Radio, Katowice 
Length: 27 Minutes 34 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Introduction et rondo capriccioso in A minor, Op. 28: Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A minor
Romance in C major, Op. 48
Caprice andalous, Op. 122: Caprice andalous in G major, Op. 122
Morceau de concert in G major, Op. 62
Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61: I. Allegro non troppo
Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61: II. Andantino quasi allegretto
Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61: III. Molto moderato e maestoso - Allegro non troppo

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