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Josef Suk & Rudolf Firkusny

Dvorak / Janacek / Brahms / Suk / Firkusny
Release Date: 02/27/2007 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4405  
Composer:  Antonín DvorákLeos JanácekJohannes BrahmsLudwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Josef SukRudolf Firkusny
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Two illustrious Czech artists with unique musical connections to two of the composers on the program: Firkušný studied composition with Leoš Janácek, and Suk is the great-grandson of Antonín Dvorák. The famed violinist and pianist perform Dvorák: Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G Major, Janácek: Sonata for Violin and Piano, Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, and Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.10 in G Major. Recorded in Dvorák Hall of the Rudolfinum, Prague, on May 18, 1992.

Color, stereo, 74 min.
Two illustrious Czech artists with unique musical connections to two of the composers on the program: Firkušný studied composition with Leoš Janácek, and Suk is the great-grandson of Antonín Dvorák. The famed violinist and pianist perform Dvorák: Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G Major, Janácek: Sonata for Violin and Piano, Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, and Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.10 in G Major. Recorded in Dvorák Hall of the Rudolfinum, Prague, on May 18, 1992.

Color, stereo, 74 min.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G major, Op. 100/B 183 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 5/18/1992 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
2.
Sonata for Violin and Piano by Leos Janácek
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1921; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 5/18/1992 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
3.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
Date of Recording: 5/18/1992 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
4.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 96 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 5/18/1992 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 

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